Quote of the day

If you don’t play to win, why keep score?

~Vern Law

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Vern Law (Wikipedia)

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You can’t hit what you can’t see.

~Walter Johnson

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Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way.

~Satchel Paige


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Roberto Clemente could field the ball in New York and throw out a guy in Pennsylvania.

~Vin Scully

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Vin Scully (AP Photo)

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Baseball is a lot like the ivy-covered wall of Wrigley Field–it gives off a great appearance, but when you run into it, you discover the bricks underneath. At times, it seems that we’re dealing with a group of men who aren’t much different than others we’ve all run into over the years, except they wear neckties instead of robes and hoods.

~Hank Aaron

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A baseball manager is a necessary evil.

~Sparky Anderson

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When baseball is no longer fun, it’s no longer a game.

~Joe DiMaggio



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I think about the cosmic snowball theory. A few million years from now the sun will burn out and lose its gravitational pull. The earth will turn into a giant snowball and be hurled through space. When that happens it won’t matter if I get this guy out.

~Bill “Spaceman” Lee


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When I began playing the game, baseball was about as gentlemanly as a kick in the crotch.

~Ty Cobb

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Playing for your country, it’s the coolest thing in the world.

~Todd Frazier, on being part of the USA Olympic baseball team

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