Posted: August 14, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Baseball, Gabe Paul, quotes, sports
The great thing about baseball is there’s a crisis every day.
Posted: August 9, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Baseball, Cal Ripken Jr, quotes, sports
When you’re in the day-to-day grind, it just seems like it’s another step along the way. But I find joy in the actual process, the journey, the work. It’s not the end event.
~Cal Ripken, Jr.
“Cal Ripken, Jr in 1996” by Joe Shlabotnik
Posted: August 6, 2018 Filed under: Pop culture | Tags: Baseball, comics, humor, quotes, sports, Steve Moore, Theodore Roosevelt
Speak softly and carry a big stick. ~Theodore Roosevelt
Posted: August 5, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Baseball, Casey Stengel, humor, quotes, sports
I’ll never make the mistake of being 70 again.
Posted: July 31, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Babe Ruth, Baseball, quotes, sports
Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.
US baseball player ‘Babe’ Ruth (George Herman Ruth, 1895 – 1948), during a match. Original Publication: People Disc – HK0045 (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)
Posted: July 27, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Baseball, Brooklyn Dodgers, quotes, Robert Merton, sports
School work and intellectual interests such as music and the arts were not especially important to me while I was growing up, although mathematics, my favorite subject, was fun. Baseball was my first passion: I played sand lot and Little League and rooted for the Brooklyn Dodgers.
~Robert C. Merton
Posted: July 23, 2018 Filed under: Quote of the day | Tags: Baseball, Hank Aaron, Major League Baseball, MLB, quotes, sports, Tucker Elliot
By any reasonable standard (i.e. he didn’t cheat), Aaron is one of the greatest sluggers in baseball history—and there shouldn’t even be a debate about who is baseball’s true all-time home run champion (again, no cheating).
Tucker Elliot (tuckerelliot.com)