Didn't come up here to read. Came up here to hit.
You can only milk a cow so long, then you're left holding the pail.
I don't see pitches down the middle anymore - not even in batting practice.
I don't feel right unless I have a sport to play or at least a way to work up a sweat.
It took me seventeen years to get 3,000 hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course.
It took me seventeen years to get three thousand hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the golf course.
I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd be pulling for him.
Guessing what the pitcher is going to throw is eighty percent of being a successful hitter. The other twenty percent is just execution.
The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.
The pitcher has got only a ball. I've got a bat. So the percentage in weapons is in my favor and I let the fellow with the ball do the fretting.