Major League Baseball player Mike Piazza and his wife, Alicia, had their four-month-old daughter, Nicoletta Veronica Piazza, baptized on Thursday, June 21 at St. James Cathedral Basilica in Brooklyn, New York.
Longtime friend of the 12-time All Star, Bishop Catanello, administered the sacrament. Following the service, he stated,
Mike told me how happy he was to have his daughter in the fold andsaid he had every intention of seeing that she’s brought up in thefaith. He described the baptism as a powerful and moving event in hislife.
Attending the service were a small group of family and friends, including the Mike’s parents,Vince and Veronica Piazza. Mike’sbrother, Vincent, and Alicia’s friend, Loren Ridinger, were thegodparents.
Little Nicoletta was born February 3 at New York University Medical Center.
Source: Catholic Online