Baseball Famous Players Quotes

Inspirational Baseball Famous Players Quotes for Athletes

You can learn little from victory. You can learn everything from defeat.

- Christy Mathewson
18
Control is what kept me in the big leagues for twenty-two years.

- Cy Young
11
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.

- Warren Spahn
5
Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching.

- Ferguson Jenkins
4
Trying to throw a fastball by Henry Aaron is like trying to sneak a sunrise past a rooster.

- Curt Simmons
3
Be on time. Bust your butt. Play smart. And have some laughs along the way.

- Whitey Herzog
3
I am convinced that God wanted me to be a baseball player.

- Roberto Clemente
2
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.

- Hank Aaron
2
Associate with those who help you believe in yourself.

- Brooks Robinson
2
A baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown divided into nine innings.

- Earl Wilson
1
You owe it to yourself to be the best you can possibly be - in baseball and in life.

- Pete Rose
13
Pitch within yourself.

- Tom Seaver
8
When you step into the batter's box, have nothing on your mind except baseball.

- Pete Rose
5
It takes pitching, hitting and defense. Any two can win. All three make you unbeatable.

- Joe Garagiola
4
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 goddamn plate and give the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all.

- Earl Weaver
3
Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday's success or put its failures behind and start over again. That's the way life is, with a new game every day, and that's the way baseball is.

- Bob Feller
2
The only thing I can do is play baseball. I have to play ball. It's the only thing I know.

- Mickey Mantle
2
Don't worry about your individual numbers. Worry about the team. If the team is successful, each of you will be successful, too.

- Branch Rickey
2
Don't be afraid to take advice. There's always something new to learn.

- Babe Ruth
2
Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.

- Babe Ruth
1