If I would be happy, I would be a bad ballplayer. With me, when I get mad, it puts energy in my body.
— Roberto Clemente

All ballplayers should quit when it starts to feel as if all the baselines run uphill.
Babe Ruth ballplayer quote

I tried marriage. I'm 0 for 3 with the marriage thing. So, being a ballplayer - I believe in numbers. I'm not going 0 for 4. I'm not wearing a golden sombrero.
— Charlie Sheen

My father helped me become a ballplayer and take the good with the bad.
— Dwight Gooden

The difference between the old ballplayer and the new ballplayer is the jersey. The old ballplayer cared about the name on the front. The new ballplayer cares about the name on the back.
— Steve Garvey