Quote of the day

In baseball, you don’t know nothing.

~Yogi Berra

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“Yogi Berra,” The Grandsons

This song is wonderfully lively and energizing, which seems appropriate given the subject of the song. Listening to this a few times has been a fun way to start out the day.


Quote of the day

Okay you guys, pair up in threes!

~Yogi Berra

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Quote of the day

He isn’t much to look at, and he looks like he’s doing everything wrong, but he can hit. He got a couple of hits off us on wild pitches.

~Mel Ott, on underestimating Yogi Berra

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Mel Ott (ESPN)


Quote of the day

Sometimes a week might go by when I don’t think about that game, but I don’t remember when it happened last.

~Don Larsen

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Yogi Berra and Don Larsen (Wikipedia)


Quote of the day

Losing is a learning experience. It teaches you humility. It teaches you to work harder. It’s also a powerful motivator.

~Yogi Berra

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Quote of the day

If I didn’t make it in baseball, I won’t have made it workin’. I didn’t like to work.

~Yogi Berra

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Quote of the day

No one goes there nowadays, it’s too crowded.

~Yogi Berra

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baseballinwartime.com


Quote of the day

Talking to Yogi Berra about baseball is like talking to Homer about the gods.

~A. Bartlett Giamatti

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Giamatti (ESPN.com)


This day in baseball: Yogi joins the Mets

On November 17, 1964, Yogi Berra signed a two-year contract with the New York Mets as a player-coach for $35,000 per season.  He played only four games with the Mets in 1965, collecting two hits.

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