Baseball Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
You know your a true baseball player when…
1. You call your dad coach.
2. You have a batting cage in your backyard.
3. You think there are 3 stikes to everything in life.
It’s hard to win a pennant, but it’s harder losing one.
- Chuck Tanner
Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.
- Satchel Paige
Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it, not hard enough and it flies away.
- Tommy Lasorda
The other sports are just sports. Baseball is a love.
- Bryant Gumbel
Life is like baseball. You will not hit every pitch. Make the most of the ones you do.
Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?
- Jim Bouton
Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good too.
When we played softball, I’d steal second base, feel guilty and go back.
- Woody Allen
I always thought that record would stand until it was broken.
- Yogi Berra
My pitching philosophy is simple – keep the ball way from the bat.
- Satchel Paige
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
I don’t care how long you’ve been around, you’ll never see it all.
- Bob Lemon
Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
- Joe Garagiola
Baseball is all about getting scraps and cuts, if you don’t like getting them get off the field…
The harder you work the luckier you get.
They give you a spherical ball, a cylindrical bat, and what do they tell you to do? Square it up.
It’s not how hard you practice when somebody is watching, it’s how hard you practice when nobody is watching.
Hard work beats talent if talent doesn’t work hard.
Give it your all or go home!
Even God played baseball – In the ” Big Inning ” He made the heavens and earth.
Finish strong. Don’t look at that score board. If you are winning or losing, play your hardest, because it makes people respect you. Most importantly, it makes you a better person in the game and in life.-
Words of my High School Softball Coach, who also took us to win the Slow- Pitch State Championship and helped us win many district championships in both slow- pitch and fast- pitch.
Baseball statistics are like a bikini. They show you a lot. But they don’t show you everything.
Baseball has so much history and tradition. You can respect it, or you can exploit it for profit, but it’s still being made all over the place, all the time.
- Michael Lewis
No grass stains – no glory, No bruises – no story.
I may not excel in school, but when I step on the softball field it is the one place I can be a genius.