Baseball Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Quitters, NEVER win, but Winners, NEVER quit.
Defense wins championships, offense sells tickets.
My heroes, my dreams, and my future lie in Yankee Stadium and they can’t take that from me.
- Derek Jeter
Jeter is amazing.
No crying on the softball field.
It’s not how you look when you’re playing the game, it’s how you play the game when people are watching.
It’s not how you look when you’re playing the game, its how you play the game when people are watching. And if you succeed don’t let it get to your head.
Coach told me defense wins championships, then I said I thought the object of the game is to score more than the other team.
Offense wins games, Defense wins championships.
You can’t just beat a team, you have to leave a lasting impression in their minds so they never want to see you again.
- Mia Hamm
Softball is a way of life, not a game.
Give it your all or go home!
Life is a game. Softball is serious.
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.
- Warren Spahn
A hot dog at the ballgame beats roast beef at the Ritz.
- Humphrey Bogart
Baseball is religion without the mischief.
- Thomas Boswell
You see, you spend a good piece of your life gripping a baseball, and in the end it turns out that it was the other way around all the time.
- Jim Bouton
All baseball fans can be divided into two groups: those who come to batting practice and the others. Only those in the first category have much chance of amounting to anything.
- Thomas Boswell
Hitting is 50% above the shoulders.
- Ted Williams
A baseball manager is a necessary evil.
- Sparky Anderson
You can’t hit what you can’t see.
- Walter Johnson
Looking at the ball going over the fence isn’t going to help.
- Henry Aaron
I remember one time going out to the mound to talk with Bob Gibson. He told me to get back behind the batter, that the only thing I knew about pitching was that it was hard to hit.
- Tim McCarver
I didn’t get over 1300 walks without knowing the strike zone.
- Wade Boggs
You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possible be – in baseball and in life.
- Pete Rose
Baseball is a game of inches.
- Branch Rickey