Baseball Quotes, Sayings about baseball sport - Page 3

Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.
– Anonymous

Baseball players are smarter than football players. How often do you see a baseball team penalized for too many men on the field?
– Anonymous

The saddest day of the year is the day baseball season ends.
– Anonymous

You don’t save pitchers for tomorrow. Tomorrow it may rain.
– Anonymous

Baseball is the only thing beside the paper clip that hasn’t changed.
– Anonymous

Managing is like holding a dove in your hand. Squeeze too hard and you kill it, not hard enough and it flies away.
– Anonymous

I don’t want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.
– Anonymous

I swing big, with everything I’ve got. I hit big or I miss big. I like to live as big as I can.
– Anonymous

The best possible thing in baseball is winning the World Series. The second best thing is losing the World Series.
– Anonymous

Love is the most important thing in the world, but baseball is pretty good too.
– Anonymous

When they start the game, they don’t yell, “Work ball.” They say, “Play ball.”
– Anonymous

Cool Papa Bell was so fast he could get out of bed, turn out the lights across the room and be back in bed under the covers before the lights went out.
– Josh Gibson

I got a charge out of seeing Ted Williams hit. Once in a while they let me try and field some of them, which sort of dimmed my enthusiasm.
– Rocky Bridges

People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.
– Rogers Hornsby

More than any other American sport, baseball creates the magnetic, addictive illusion that it can almost be understood.
– Thomas Boswell

This is a game to be savored, not gulped. There’s time to discuss everything between pitches or between innings.
– Bill Veeck

Say this much for big league baseball it is beyond question the greatest conversation piece ever invented in America.
– Bruce Catton

Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.
– Ted Williams

That’s the true harbinger of spring, not crocuses or swallows returning to Capistrano, but the sound of a bat on a ball.
– Bill Veeck

Pro-rated at 500 at-bats a year that means that for two years out of the fourteen I played, I never even touched the ball.
– Norm Cash