Quote of the day

My dream was to play football for the Oakland Raiders. But my mother thought I would get hurt playing football, so she chose baseball for me. I guess moms do know best.

~ Rickey Henderson

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ESPN.com


Quote of the day

Baseball games are like snowflakes and fingerprints, no two are ever alike.

~W. P. Kinsella

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Quote of the day

I am not too serious about anything. I believe you have to enjoy yourself to get the most out of your ability. I can take the criticism with the accolades. Neither affects me.

~George Brett

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Quote of the day

The grand stand may be all very well for the thin-skinned ones who must mingle personal comfort with their amusement; the true baseball fan sits on the bleachers, trimmed down to his shirt sleeves.  No wire nettings in front of him, if you please.

~Charles E. Van Loan


Quote of the day

You play the game to win the game and not worry about what’s on the back of the baseball card at the end of the year.

~Paul O’Neill

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Quote of the day

Sandy’s fastball was so fast, some batters would start to swing as he was on his way to the mound.

~Jim Murray, on Sandy Koufax

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Jim Murray


Quote of the day

On my tombstone, just write “The sorest loser who ever lived.”

~Earl Weaver

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