Dr. Cox mentors the rookie doctors with a spoonful of dirt and then a cup of sugar. I see him as an archetypal descendent of two of my favorite curmudgeonly characters: Lou Grant and Louie De Palma.
— John C. McGinley

I used to lead off when I was a rookie. I've always been able to bunt.
Chili Davis rookies quote

I did some good things as a rookie.
— Earl Campbell

I actually became a Christian in my rookie year on tour when I was 16 years old.
— Michael Chang

It's kind of a tradition that you get a rookie, put him in the middle, wrap your arms and legs around him, then douse him with everything you can get a hold of - shaving cream, ketchup, mustard, everything. It's kind of like a pie in the face after a guy is successful.
— Gary Carter