What does a mama bear on the pill have in common with the World Series? No cubs.— Harry Caray
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Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
The best pitchers have a short term memory and a bullet proof confidence.
The best possible thing in baseball is winning The World Series.
The second best thing is losing The World Series.
My dream was to play football for the Oakland Raiders.
But my mother thought I would get hurt playing football, so she chose baseball for me. I guess moms do know best.
God knows I gave my best in baseball at all times and no man on earth can truthfully judge me otherwise.
You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possibly be - in baseball and in life.
There are three things in my life which I really love: God, my family, and baseball. The only problem - once baseball season starts, I change the order around a bit.
Do what you love to do and give it your very best.
Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.
I think I was the best baseball player I ever saw.
Baseball is almost the only orderly thing in a very unorderly world.
If you get three strikes, even the best lawyer in the world can't get you off.
How can you not be romantic about baseball?
Catching a fly ball is a pleasure, but knowing what to do with it after you catch it is a business.
The one constant through all the years has been baseball.
America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It's been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game, is a part of our past. It reminds us of all that once was good, and what could be again.
My name is not 'The Best Player in Baseball.' My name is George Kenneth Griffey, Jr.
In baseball, even the best hitters fail seven of ten times, and of those seven failures there are different reasons why. Some are personal failures, others are losses to the pitcher. You just get beat. In those personal failures, I felt I could have done better.
The worst team in baseball's history won only 55 games.
The best team ever won 110 out of 160, so you're virtually guaranteed to win 1/3 of the time and lose 1/3 of the time. The difference is the 1/3 in the middle. You don't know what bucket the game you're playing falls into, so if you're smart, you'll fight like everything for all of them.
Whether your name is (Lou) Gehrig or (Cal) Ripken, (Joe) DiMaggio or (Jackie) Robinson, or that of some youngster who picks up his bat or puts on his glove, you are challenged by the game of baseball to do your very best day in and day out. That's all I've ever tried to do.
There ought to be some other means of reckoning quality in this the best and loveliest of games; the scoreboard is an ass.
NO MAN CAN AVOID BEING BORN AVERAGE, BUT NO MAN HAS TO STAY AVERAGE.
[Baseball] breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart.
A baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown divided into nine innings.
Until my senior year, baseball and basketball were my best sports;
and even when I was a senior, I still wanted to play baseball professionally. But the family wanted me to go to college and I guess I agreed with them or else I would have accepted some of the offers I got.
READ! Books can be as delicious as hot-fudge sundaes, as funny as clowns, as exciting as a baseball game that's tied in the 9th inning, and as beautiful as the best sunset you ever saw.
I love baseball. I love watching baseball. As a broadcaster, I get to watch the best 700 players put on the uniform year after year. That, to me, is exciting.
Inner peace is not found in things like baseball and world championships.
As long as I feel I've done the best job I possibly could, I'm satisfied.
Taking the best left-handed pitcher in baseball and converting him into a right fielder is one of the dumbest things I ever heard.
Cub fans, by consensus, are the best in baseball.
Year after year, in good times and (mostly) bad, they turn out in vociferous numbers, sustaining themselves with a heavenly ichor that combines loyalty, criticism, cheerfulness, durability, rage, beer and hope, in exquisite proportions.
Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business.
One rule I had was make your best pitch and back up third base.
That relay might get away and you've got another shot at him.
Baseball is the greatest game in the world and deserves the best you can give it.
Mike Trout is unbelievable. He's one of the best players in baseball right now, if not the best.
As far as I'm concerned, Aaron is the best ball player of my era.
He is to baseball of the last fifteen years what Joe DiMaggio was before him. He's never received the credit he's due.
Any man who can look handsome in a dirty baseball suit is an Adonis.
There is something about the baggy pants, and the Micawber-shaped collar, and the skull-fitting cap, and the foot or so of tan, or blue, or pink undershirt sleeve sticking out at the arms, that just naturally kills a man's best points.