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Pat Malone Quotes

There weren't big crowds. I think those of us there were true baseball fans who supported the Dukes. They didn't have a lot of people coming outside of Alexandria. ...You had a lot of die-hard Senators fans eager to be a part of something, eager to be there as fans. It was something we could hang our hats on. If you went, you had a good time and appreciated it. But you knew what it was ? it was Four Mile Run Park, it wasn't RFK Stadium.
Pat Malone
#Baseball

It didn't take much to move the Dukes. Beer sales was probably the biggest reason. Baseball, hot dogs and beer go together.
Pat Malone
#Baseball

It is a mess down there, ... I've been in service for 23 years, all over the globe. I have never in my career or my life seen the devastation to that magnitude that I saw there.
Pat Malone
#Service

my kids are going to have to support me.
Pat Malone
#Kids

Having a team in Lexington would increase fan support in the league.
Pat Malone
#Support

We (the league) would need to see the synergy of local government in Lexington wanting to make it happen. It's a great product for a community to offer.
Pat Malone
#Government

It was a cheap place, a band box. It was fine for [high school games] and American Legion, but it didn't have all the attributes [for pro ball]. It was bleacher seats, not a stadium. It was miserably hot and sticky, and you were close to the [Potomac] river. It never got any better. It seemed held together back then by band-aids.
Pat Malone
#Games

The people that remember the Dukes now live in Florida and are out on the shuffle board court.
Pat Malone
#People

There weren't big crowds. I think those of us there were true baseball fans who supported the Dukes. They didn't have a lot of people coming outside of Alexandria. ...You had a lot of die-hard Senators fans eager to be a part of something, eager to be there as fans. It was something we could hang our hats on. If you went, you had a good time and appreciated it. But you knew what it was ?Êit was Four Mile Run Park, it wasn't RFK Stadium.
Pat Malone
#Crowd #Hats #Senators