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Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever-changing cast.
I'm not buddy-buddy with the players. If they need a buddy, let them buy a dog.
I overcame size with mechanics.
Football is violence and cold weather and sex and college rye.
Other sports play once a week but this sport is with us every day.
Tennis and golf are best played, not watched.
I was always a mean and lean athlete - not tall - not large.
The bell that tolls for all in boxing belongs to a cash register.
What's a good tournament for him? Winning it. He's good enough.
I went through baseball as 'a player to be named later.'
Overall the fundamentals seem to be there and he's obviously got a very mature head on his shoulders. He's got a kind of presence.
If you are going to throw a club, it is important to throw it ahead of you, down the fairway, so you don't have to waste energy going back to pick it up.
He's got an overall flair for the game. It looks to me like he really loves what he does and he can't wait to get up in the morning, go hit some balls and go play.
There are two theories on hitting the knuckleball. Unfortunately, neither of them works.
Watching baseball under the lights is like observing dogs indoors, at a pedigree show. In both instances, the environment is too controlled to suit the species.
Any time Detroit scores more than 100 points and holds the other team below 100 points they almost always win.
You know they're not going to lose 162 consecutive games.
I play in the low 80s. If it's any hotter than that, I won't play.
Joe E. Lewis
I started playing ball when I was a kid. My dad was a pro ball player and he passed on his knowledge to me.
What's unfortunate about buying a pitcher for $12 million is that he carries no warranty.
He hits the ball a long way and he knows how to win.
Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on.
I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man. I was lying to the press.
He's got everything. He' not a great player yet because he hasn't won any major championships, but it's a matter of time. He's an outstanding talent. I didn't realize how tall he is.
I was never a pretty girl, so I wasn't the one to get the boy. I used to cast myself as a good sport. Sometimes I wonder if I do that too much with roles I play, because if I'm absolutely truthful, I quite like being the best friend, or the supporting role, and actually I ought to gear-change and make myself the leading role.
We are raising today's children in sterile, risk-averse and highly structured environments. In so doing, we are failing to cultivate artists, pioneers and entrepreneurs, and instead cultivating a generation of children who can follow the rules in organized sports games, sit for hours in front of screens and mark bubbles on standardized tests.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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