Sports Quotes

People say, “What would have happened if you stayed in St. Louis?” My best numbers are in St. Louis, but it probably would have been worse if I stayed since I had those injuries, and they don’t have a DH.

You know Tom Brady. He doesn’t go away.

I think every player should think that he’s a difference maker.

Three thousand hits is not something that, when you look at some guys at the start of their career, you think they may have the possibility of doing it. Me, I’d probably be a long shot. Six-six, two hundred and something pounds, big strike zone, no minor league experience, came out of college as a […]

Every year you come out and practice and prepare and hope you have the right team, you hope nobody gets injured, you hope someone pitches well but you put it all together.

Son, when you participate in sporting events, it’s not whether you win or lose… it’s how drunk you get. (Homer Simpson)

I’d rather have a player with 50% ability and 100% desire because the guy with 100% desire you know is going to play every day so you can make the system to fit into what he can do. The other guy – the guy with 100% ability and 50% desire – can screw up your […]

Why certainly I’d like to have that fellow who hits a home run every time at bat, who strikes out every opposing batter when he’s pitching, who throws strikes to any base or the plate when he’s playing outfield and who’s always thinking about two innings ahead just what he’ll do to baffle the other […]

There is no crying in baseball.

Any manager who can’t get along with a .400 hitter is crazy.