Baseball Related Quotes



“That's part of baseball. I was mad that I wasn't doing well, but I got over it. We've been kind of down (this season), but we've been on track the past few games. We're getting better every game. We'll be ready.”

Charlie Lane


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“He's in a very tough situation, and that's why I think it's the worst problem for baseball since the Black Sox. Because it's so amorphous and so big and so murky. ... For the first time Selig has the awkward position of having to authorize an investigation where he may be a target. No commissioner has ever been in that position.”

Fay Vincent


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“Come on, this is baseball, ... There is no job security here.”

Carlos Delgado


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Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back.

Babe Ruth


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“It was a great high school baseball game. It was two good pitchers who battled and got out of trouble. Fortunately, we got the last big hit.”

David Dyer


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“If you don't like the way the Atlanta Braves are playing then you don't like baseball.”

Chuck Tanner


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“I don't think it's merely a matter of pushing buttons and creating a market for baseball as with Starbucks.”

Edward White


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“I should have had the opportunity to get help, but baseball had no fancy rehab for gamblers like they do for drug addicts, ... If I had admitted my guilt, it would have been the same as putting my head on the chopping block -- lifetime ban. Death penalty. I spent my entire life on the baseball fields of America, and I was not going to give up my profession without first seeing some hard evidence. ... Right or wrong, the punishment didn't fit the crime -- so I denied the crime.”

Pete Rose


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“This man knows how to manage a baseball club.”

Dave Dombrowski


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“We have not played fundamentally sound baseball...we really made our own bed.”

Champ Atlee


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