Fall 2021 SS Magazine

Former MLB pitcher Paul Maholm shares his story of sports and faith

Paul Maholm played 10 MLB seasons as a pitcher for the Pirates, Cubs, Braves and Dodgers. He was selected in the first round (eighth overall) of the 2003 MLB Amateur Draft by the Pirates and made his Major League debut on Aug. 30, 2005, against the Milwaukee Brewers. He pitched eight shutout innings and earned his first career win.

After seven seasons with Pittsburgh, Maholm signed a one-year deal with the Cubs in January of 2012. In July 2012, he was traded to Atlanta. In February 2014, he signed a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers. His career would end in 2015 when he was released by the Cincinnati Reds.

Maholm is a follower of Jesus Christ and he shared his Christian testimony with The Increase.

This is his story.

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