Pitching Related Quotes

Itâ??s like losing gravity and falling into space â?? the moment of pitching headlong when the endlessness of space asserts itself and there is no more down, only an eternity of up, and you realize you can fall forever and never run out of stars.

Laini Taylor

“The game has a cleanness. If you do a good job, the numbers say so. You don't have to ask anyone or play politics. You don't have to wait for the reviews.”

Sandy Koufax

If I could straighten it out (his golf swing), I'd be pitching at Dodger Stadium tonight.

Sandy Koufax

No one hit home runs the way Babe (Ruth) did. They were something special. They were like homing pigeons. The ball would leave the bat, pause briefly, suddenly gain its bearings, then take off for the stands.

Lefty Gomez

My only problem is the fear that opposition bowlers might go for my fingers and that's why I was scared of the short ball. Now I am struggling with the ball pitching up and swinging away. I just keep nicking that one.

Shane Warne

A guy that throws what he intends to throw, that's the definition of a good pitcher.

Sandy Koufax

“That's how you win - pitching and defense.”

Derek Jeter

I can't recall too much about pitching, but I do remember that I was anxious to get it over with. I just wanted to get that first game over with and go from there.

Dennis Eckersley

“What's impressive is their starting pitching. You give up three runs to a team like ours, that's impressive. Obviously they've played us well, but they've played other teams well.”

Randy Johnson

“If you get the bye, you save your pitching and pitching is at a premium in a short series. This is a big week and we're excited about that. We're playing a really good team, and that will prepare us for the following week and the tournament.”

Roger Leblanc