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Baseball is more than a game. It's like life played out on a field.
Those companies that don't see the black and brown communities are missing, out of their closed eye, talent, which leads to money and growth. When baseball, football and basketball couldn't see the field, they missed talent and growth. The same is true in the tech industry.
President Bush left for Canada today to attend a trade summit. Reportedly, the trade summit got off to an awkward start when the president pulled out his baseball cards.
I love to be in the ballpark. I love to just go in and enjoy a great baseball game, a great pitchers' duel.
Not everybody's a baseball fan.
I could have played another year, but I would have been playing for the money, and baseball deserves better than that.
I'll play baseball for the Army or fight for it, whatever they want me to do.
I love sporting events and popcorn and pizza and being outside, like at a baseball or football game. I love amusement parks, going to ride roller coasters.
For me, baseball is the most nourishing game outside of literature. They both are re-tellings of human experience.
A. Bartlett Giamatti
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 lot of older parents worry about being older parents. I hear people say, 'I don't want to be too old to play baseball with my son.' They worry that their kids will be embarrassed by their parents' age.
The number one priority is playing baseball. There are so many people in New York trying to get you to do this and get you to do that, which is fine, but you have to take care of yourself.
I know a baseball star who wouldn't report the theft of his wife's credit cards because the thief spends less than she does.
Baseball is a rookie, his experience no bigger than the lump in his throat as he begins fulfillment of his dream.
I have observed that baseball is not unlike a war, and when you come right down to it, we batters are the heavy artillery.
Really, it's not harder to train for them because once baseball starts you play everyday almost.
Let the teachers teach English and I will teach baseball. There is a lot of people in the United States who say isn't, and they ain't eating.
When I began playing the game, baseball was about as gentlemanly as a kick in the crotch.
You know that a given in life in human nature, is that at a sporting event, a baseball game, a football game, you never introduce a politician, is because he'll be booed. I don't care if he's the most beloved person in the world, its part of the game.
I admitted I bet on baseball, but I wasn't suspended from baseball for betting on baseball.
My first and only experience in baseball, the coach signed me up; he didn't tell me there's a thing called the curveball. I didn't know that. So the ball's coming at me and I start backing out, and then it broke inside. And the umpire says, 'Strike one!' And I'm saying, 'How is that a strike? It almost hit me!'
Everything I have, I owe to baseball and the Dodgers.
Baseball is an individual game, but it should never be a personal game.
When I was growing up, there weren't any Little Leagues in the city. Parents worked all the time. They didn't have time to take their kids out to play baseball and football.
I started skating and I kind of liked it because I could run circles around the guys that wouldn't pick me to play baseball.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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