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He's a baseball player - outstanding instincts on the field, good makeup, a hard-nosed player, always has been, versatility. [He's] a better left-handed hitter than right, and that fits us, especially with Damian [Rolls] at third base. He's just a good, solid performer.
Chuck LaMar
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Yogi Berra
It gets late early out there. (His explanation for missing a ball in the sun)
Yogi Berra
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I never thought I could get a state title in baseball and somehow not get one in tennis. After the season ended, I thought, heck I'll end my baseball career with a state championship and go back to tennis and see if I can duplicate that.
Curt Wheeler
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take about 10 days where I don't think about baseball at all. Then I'm going to get ready to come back strong next year.
Adrian Beltre
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The story of Latinos in baseball, to a large degree was started in Tampa. There was some in Key West, but it really began to flourish in Tampa.
Adrian Burgos
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Baseball gives a growing boy self poise and self reliance.
Al Spalding
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Baseball is a man maker.
Al Spalding
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In baseball, you can't kill the clock. You've got to give the other man his chance. That's why this is the greatest game.
Earl Weaver
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Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
Ted Williams
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Roger Kahn
I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man. I was lying to the press.
Roger Kahn
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David Wright
You've got to be the man to have a major league baseball game stop for you and to have a five-minute tribute and to have five or six curtain calls. That's when you know you've done something. ... It's obviously sad. I saw a tear come from his eye.
David Wright
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Two hours is about as long as any American can wait for the close of a baseball game, or anything else for that matter.
Al Spalding
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George Will
Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal.
George Will
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The genius of our institutions is democratic - baseball is a democratic game.
Al Spalding
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Professional baseball is on the wane. Salaries must come down or the interest of the public must be increased in some way.
Al Spalding
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A.J. was always around my friends and me. We were always playing tennis, pick-up baseball games, home run derby, anything. We played all kinds of sports. We had a great basketball hoop up in our driveway, too. There was a ton of room. It was perfect.
Ryan Hawk
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I played in Double-A and it was the same level of baseball. There were players who were 30 and 35 years old. They knew the game and I learned a lot.
Adrian Gonzalez
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Connie Mack
No matter what I talk about, I always get back to baseball.
Connie Mack
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Without them, it would never work. But everybody knows everybody. We like playing baseball and having a good time.
Al Thrasher
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I feel great. My body feels better not having to work out for football and baseball at the same time, and it's a relief just to be able to focus on baseball 100 percent.
Gavin Dickey
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Mike Butcher
I like what he's doing, and I really like his work ethic. He has good baseball instincts and he's made a very good impression.
Mike Butcher
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We are thrilled Coach Montague joined the Marist baseball staff. His work ethic and baseball knowledge are unparalleled. His energy on and off the field carries over to the players and that is why he gets the most out of his players.
Dennis Healy
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That stuff happens. That's baseball. We managed to fight back. I'm proud of the way the guys came back in the seventh and gave ourselves a chance.
David Loyd
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The soccer side will be heavily involved in camps. Baseball will have an everyday presence.
Ross Vecchio
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Fundamentally, they beat us in every facet of the game. You can't play baseball like that and expect to win . . . not in this district.
Dave Moates
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The rain throws everybody out of their routine. Baseball is meant to be played in dry and warm weather.
Lindsay Meggs
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Alan Greenspan
It is decidedly not true that "nice guys finish last," as that highly original American baseball philosopher, Leo Durocher, was alleged to have said.
Alan Greenspan
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Luck is the great stabilizer in baseball.
Tris Speaker
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All of our jackets for NASCAR, major league baseball, the NBA, are licensed. We even made a jacket for Muhammad Ali, a limited run, for $7,000 apiece. Ali signed them.
Craig Gibson
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Yogi Berra
A nickel ain't worth a dime anymore.
Yogi Berra
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