quote by Rogers Hornsby

I stare out the window and wait for spring.

— Rogers Hornsby

Sensational Baseball Opening Day quotations

There is no sports event like Opening Day of baseball, the sense of beating back the forces of darkness and the National Football League.


Baseball opening day quote Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.

Baseball is a fun game. It beats working for a living.

Baseball opening day quote One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you'v
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.

Opening day. All you have to do is say the words and you feel the shutters thrown wide, the room air out, the light pour in. In baseball, no other day is so pure with possibility. No scores yet, no losses, no blame or disappointment. No hangover, at least until the game's over.

[Baseball] breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart.

I'd give a year of my life if I could hit a homerun on opening day of this great new park.


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I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.

I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game. It will take our people out-of-doors, fill them with oxygen, give them a larger physical stoicism. Tend to relieve us from being a nervous, dyspeptic set. Repair these losses, and be a blessing to us.

When they start the game, they don't yell, "Work ball." They say, "Play ball."

When you're in a slump, it's almost as if you look out at the field and it's one big glove.

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A little progress each day adds up to bg results.

Every hitter likes fastballs, just like everybody likes ice cream.

But you don't like it when someone's stuffing it into you by the gallon. That's what it feels like when Nolan Ryan's thrown balls by you.

There's nothing like Opening Day. There's nothing like the start of a new season. I started playing baseball when I was seven years old and quit playing when I was 40, so it's kind of in my blood.


When you're in a slump, it's almost as if you look out at the field and it's one big glove. Vance Law Baseball was made for kids, and grown-ups only screw it up.

Baseball opening day quote There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the w
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
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I hope my daughter, and one day my granddaughters, will be at Dodgers Opening Day.

Baseball's Opening Day is full of time-honored traditions: the President throws out the first ball, the Cubs' starting pitcher walks away with a 54.00 ERA, the Royals get mathematically eliminated from the pennant race.

A beggar had been sitting by the side of the road for over thirty years.

One day a stranger walked by.Spare some change? mumbled the beggar, mechanically holding out his baseball cap.I have nothing to give you, said the stranger. Then he added, What's that you are sitting on?Nothing, replied the beggar, Just an old box. I have been sitting on it for as long as I can remember.Ever look inside? asked the stranger.What's the point? There's nothing in there.Have a look inside, insisted the stranger.The beggar managed to pry open the lid. With astonishment, disbelief, and elation, he saw the box was filled with gold.