Quotes of baseball

  1. Baseball is dull only to dull minds. – Red Barber
  2. Say this for big league baseball it is beyond any question the greatest conversation piece ever invented in America. – Bruce Catton
  3. Some of my finest memories are from my time at the University of Texas. College baseball I love it. – Roger Clemens
  4. Kids are our future, and we hope baseball has given them some idea of what it is to live together and how we can get along, whether you be black or white. – Larry Doby
  5. If I had to name the number one asset you could have for any sport I'd say speed. In baseball all a guy with speed has to do is make contact. – Ron Fairly
  6. Baseball is drama with an endless run and an ever -changing cast. – Joe Garagiola
  7. Baseball just a came as simple as a ball and bat. Yet, as complex as the American spirit it symbolizes. A sport, a business and sometimes almost even a religion. – Ernie Harwell
  8. If you're going to play at all, you're out to win. Baseball board games, playing Jeopardy, I hate to lose. – Derek Jeter
  9. It's very disappointing... Anything that harms the integrity of the game is terrible. We always thought we were immune to drugs in baseball but we know that's not true anymore. – Harmon Killebrew
  10. I'm a very lucky guy. I had so many people help me over the years that I never had many problems. If I had a problem, I could sit down with someone and they would explain the problem to me, and the problem become like a baseball game. – Willie Mays
  11. Baseball player. Yeah, that was my dream before acting, or alongside acting. – Shemar Moore
  12. Baseball is a team game. – Eddie Murray
  13. Luck is the great stabilizer in baseball – Tris Speaker
  14. It was a terrible day for baseball it was a worse day for Congress. – Fay Vincent
  15. You can't sit on a lead and run a few plays into the line and just kill the clock. You've got to throw the ball over the damn plate and five the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all. – Earl Weaver

Usage examples for baseball

  1. In my Junior year Ken Montanye and I were on the baseball team and from then on all we could think about was baseball – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  2. I have always regretted leaving it and bringing the baseball suit instead. – The Biography of a Rabbit by Roy Benson, Jr.
  3. " Say, Boss," he said, " couldn't we sell baseball goods?" – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  4. Rex Kingdon Behind the Bat The title tells you what this story is; it is a rattling good story about baseball – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed
  5. Many a salesman has secured the favorable attention and gained his way into the good graces of a man of this type by talking to him about hunting, fishing, golf or baseball – Analyzing Character by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  6. And you know, Papa, said the little maid, Tom just laughed at Larry because he could not play baseball and things, and I just told him that Larry could play the mouth organ lovely and the fiddle, and they laughed and laughed. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  7. No such engagements being made, Pringle continued: " Supposin' you was throwin' a baseball and your hand struck a man accidentally; you'd hurt him every time- only you'd break your arm that way. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  8. As they strolled off the girls heard scraps of conversation about " baseball first and second crew" and " sailing match." – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. There are the following four titles: 1. Jack Winters' Baseball Team; or, The Mystery of the Diamond. – The Girl Aviators' Motor Butterfly by Margaret Burnham
  10. And I don't even know what he was talking about- though I think it was baseball – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  11. " He had a lemonade stand at the baseball game last week, and I heard Doctor Streeter say to a friend: 'Come on, Bill, let's go over and get a glass,- patronize the little fellow. – The Quilt that Jack Built; How He Won the Bicycle by Annie Fellows Johnston
  12. The nearest I ever came to a fight at school was when, one noontime, we were playing baseball and a boy of my own age and size got angry at me and dared me to lay my hand on him. – My Boyhood by John Burroughs
  13. Did you ever stand in front of a newspaper office and watch the board on which a baseball game, contested perhaps a thousand miles away, is being played with markers and a tiny ball on a string? – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  14. James Hancock was in the baseball team with Roger but Tom Watkins provided the legs for one of the herd of three ostriches which walked with dignity behind the floats. – Ethel Morton at Chautauqua by Mabell S. C. Smith
  15. " Aber we got stuck mit only improved property," Birsky protested, " on Ammerman Avenue, a five- story, twelve- room house mit stores, which we bought from Finkman at the end of the boom times already, and which we couldn't give it away free for nothing even; and what for a baseball game could you play it on the roof of a new- law house on a lot thirty- three by ninety- nine?" – The Competitive Nephew by Montague Glass
  16. " Fairbanks," he said, " this is a serious matter- no, no, I don't mean the fact that the baseball did the damage," he explained hurriedly, as he saw Ralph's face grow pale and troubled. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman
  17. Same way with their baseball fellows. – Left Tackle Thayer by Ralph Henry Barbour
  18. I am too peaceful for baseball and not warlike enough for football. – Cobb's Bill-of-Fare by Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  19. We assumed your semiconductor people, like your baseball teams, were major league. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. It's your only chanct for a baseball job; everybody in the game's wise that you'll never do no more hurlin'. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish