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


“A lot of members were fed up with the attitude of Major League Baseball, ... That wasn't so of softball, but unfortunately, I think many members linked them together. With the baseball people, frankly, I think the members felt if it doesn't mean enough to you to want to come to the Games and if it doesn't mean enough to develop an honest doping policy, then don't come.”

Dick Pound


“It's going to be hard, because he hasn't played in one year, ... I don't care how good you are, baseball is a game of conditioning and timing. But, knowing him ? he's so strong mentally ? you never know. We'll see what happens. It's going to be very, very interesting to see.”

Orlando Cepeda


“Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.”

Yogi Berra


“I don't really analyze the win-loss aspect and what-ifs. Ultimately, we're trying to play good baseball and the other stuff will take its course.”

Khalil Greene


“I look at everything as a challenge in baseball. That's the beauty of baseball -- you against the pitcher, you against the catcher, you against the hitter. I just challenge myself to do better.”

Choo Freeman


“This is our nation's capital. To have Major League Baseball return to our nation's capital has a special significance, ... There's the opportunity to own something that has been a part of the tradition and legacy of the city and the surrounding area, and now can become part of the fabric of our community.”

William Collins


“Baseball does not mean you are going to be a winner. You are going to have to learn how to lose before you can win in order to have success. We have had tremendous success.”

Eric Kadooka


“It's kind of like, if I wasn't in the game, if I wasn't even part of professional baseball, if it wasn't my job, I'd be excited just for the area. Just knowing we're going to have somebody coming in bringing all these changes, the excitement that he brings is very uplifting. It's fun to be part of it.”

Doug Waechter


“I anticipate a couple of bumps in the road. But I expect us to be playing some really good baseball by the end of the season.”

Dennis Long