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A. Bartlett Giamatti

Angelo Bartlett "Bart" Giamatti (/d?i???m??ti/; April 4, 1938 – September 1, 1989) was an American professor of English Renaissance literature, the president of Yale University, and the seventh Commissioner of Major League Baseball

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We have an obligation to spread amateur baseball both at home and abroad. Building up the game at al ...

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All I ever wanted to be was president of the American League.

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It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in spring, when everything ...

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Talking to Yogi Berra about baseball is like talking to Homer about the Gods.

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Universities are not here to be mediums for the coercion of other people, they're here to be mediums ...

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The professionals must set a good example.

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This is not the first time in my life where you know going into a job that you're going to hear in s ...

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A tremendous social responsibility comes with being a successful public performer.

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For me, baseball is the most nourishing game outside of literature. They both are re-tellings of hum ...

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I'm not going to sit here now and say 'do this,' or 'do that.' But you must - must - expunge any ves ...

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I think that the young people today feel a tremendous sense of responsibility to their brothers and ...

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Baseball has undergone and absorbed a whole set of dislocations.

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The people of America care about baseball, not about your squalid little squabbles. Reassume your di ...

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Winning has a joy and discrete purity to it that cannot be replaced by anything else. Winning is imp ...

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The university is our culture's assertion that what is made by the mind has value and can convey val ...

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