Quote of the day

During my 18 years I came to bat almost 10,000 times. I struck out about 1,700 times and walked maybe 1,800 times. You figure a ballplayer will average about 500 at bats a season. That means I played seven years without ever hitting the ball.

~Mickey Mantle


One Comment on “Quote of the day”

  1. steve says:

    in all the Mick’s “take it as it comes” attitude and at the rail with the boys training technique, that right there is some sabermetrics thinking.


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