Baseball Related Quotes



“To dwell on the positive, we had nine different guys get hits and we played some better baseball. We hope that will generate some momentum going into the latter part of this week.”

Eric Dazey


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“Alex has made the decision to participate in the World Baseball Classic for the United States. He decided that he should honor the country where he's a citizen.”

Scott Boras


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“Both teams played great baseball.”

Higinio Velez


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“That was my best time in baseball there. He's the best ever.”

Eric Gagne


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“We have intelligence that people are intending to conduct themselves in a riotous manner armed with various weapons - baseball bats, poles and the like - and it is my intention to keep those communities safe.”

Mark Goodwin


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“Baseball is a game of failure. He who fails least wins.”

Fred Gallo


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“I told you to be patient. This is Cuban baseball.”

Higinio Velez


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“Professional baseball is on the wane. Salaries must come down or the interest of the public must be increased in some way.”

Al Spalding


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“[Palmeiro's agent, Arn Tellem, blamed Major League Baseball officials for Tuesday's leak of the name of the drug.] The confidentiality rules that the arbitrator set in this case have been broken by MLB, ... Rafael has respected the rules by not discussing the specifics, but unfortunately MLB has not done the same. What MLB has done is outrageous and it undermines the integrity of their drug testing program. There is another side to this story, and Raffy will tell it soon. I hope that the public will wait to make a final judgment about Rafael until they hear his story in its entirety.”

Arn Tellem


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“It's the oldest franchise in Major League Baseball. For anybody to get that Opening Day start, it's an honor. But I'm going to go out and get ready for the season, build up some innings and get my arm in shape this spring.”

Aaron Harang


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