2013 Total Quotes

Baseball Quotes Page 3

Frank Robinson
Close don't count in baseball. Close only counts in horseshoes and grenades.
Frank Robinson
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Bruce Bochy
Our objective is to get to the playoffs and play good baseball. We'll figure that out once that happens.
Bruce Bochy
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My feeling is that when you're managing a baseball team, you have to pick the right people to play and then pray a lot.
Robin Roberts
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This was a great high school baseball game. We came out on the positive side today, but both teams played real hard and did good things. It was just an exciting high school baseball game.
Brian Champion
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I can tell you this for sure, it was when I played baseball in high school and I was in the outfield and I would literally pray to God - I'm not joking, I'd pray to God not to let the ball come to me. I was so bad, I was just terrible. I played soccer - I was the goalie. I would pray to God it didn't get kicked anywhere near me. I was an awful athlete.
Justin Long
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Two overall great college baseball games were played today. Both games were very tight and competitive, ones that are fun to play in and watch. Monmouth is a very good baseball team. Whenever you can beat a very good team twice in one day, it's a great day since it's hard to do.
Paul Kostacopoulos
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I'm pleased with how we've played so far in the first half. But there's a lot of baseball left to be played.
Brian Champion
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We understand we're officially in October baseball. It just doesn't seem right to celebrate when your magic number is one.
Tony Russa
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Our media strategy was twofold: target both the college & minor league baseball fan through strategic baseball partnerships with Rawlings, Easton etc; as well, we invested significantly behind online media to target the baseball gamer and baseball fan.
Brian Coleman
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History shows that baseball has grown as TV and media coverage have grown. Our mission is to serve fans and do it in all our media.
George Bodenheimer
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For you, some of the media and press that follow baseball, it might have been a surprise. It's normal for us. This is the way we play baseball in Cuba.
Higinio Velez
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He's just all about baseball. That's the one thing that's always on his mind.
Brian Conley
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Baseball helps me free my mind from the past.
Pokey Reese
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He has a tremendous baseball mind. When I have someone like that sitting next to me, I feel confident there is not too much that's going to get by us during the course of a game.
Jim Tracy
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Casey Stengel
Ability is the art of getting credit for all the home runs somebody else hits.
Casey Stengel
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It was just a good competitive high school baseball game. Juices flowing. The kids were competing and we competed until the last out.
Brian Crowley
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(Game two was) a little sloppier on both sides. The temperature goes down, kids get tired, that's high school baseball.
Eric Albright
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We have a lot of excitement at the school for baseball this season. We have about 30 kids out for practice and they are looking forward to the season.
Ron Smith
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Dusty Baker
I've heard it's a greater problem in high school with young kids. Baseball is attempting to clean it up by testing. That's where it starts. It appears to be cleaner now than a couple years ago because of the testing.
Dusty Baker
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We have some kids who want to use this high school season and the Legion baseball as a springboard for college. I think high school baseball will afford colleges to recruit during the school year.
Wade Mackey
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We had three kids over .300 and nobody over .400. That's not great for high school baseball. We had to always hope for a pitcher to come up with a great game so we could stay in the game, and most of the time that didn't happen.
Jeff Zickafoose
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Casey Stengel
The trouble is not that players have sex the night before a game. It's that they stay out all night looking for it.
Casey Stengel
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Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.
Al Lopez
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On matters of race, on matters of decency, baseball should lead the way.
Bartlett Giamatti
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Baseball is a game of race, creed, and color. The race is to first base. The creed is the rules of the game. The color? Well, the home team wears white uniforms, and the visiting team wears gray.
Joe Garagiola
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It's ideal for baseball, for providing instant photo-finishes in horse racing or off-side decisions in football.
Paul Hawkins
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Mike Scioscia
It's written into the fabric of baseball that with games on the line that have bearing on the race, you try and put your best lineup out there.
Mike Scioscia
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There's nothing bad that accrues from baseball.
Bartlett Giamatti
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If you're a singer you lose your voice. A baseball player loses his arm. A writer gets more knowledge, and if he's good, the older he gets, the better he writes.
Mickey Spillane
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The banishment for life of Pete Rose from baseball is a sad end if a sorry episode. One of the game's greatest players has engaged in a variety of acts which have stained the game, and he must now live with the consequences of those acts. There is absolutely no deal for reinstatement.
Bartlett Giamatti
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