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7 edition of The Gigantic Book of Baseball Quotations found in the catalog.

The Gigantic Book of Baseball Quotations

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Published by Skyhorse Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball - Essays & Writings,
  • BG-MIND & BODY - BG-PSYCHGY/SELF HELP,
  • Sports & Recreation / Baseball / Essays & Writings,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Baseball,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Quotations, maxims, etc,
  • Sports

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRoger Kahn (Foreword), Wayne Stewart (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages800
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8905209M
    ISBN 10160239072X
    ISBN 109781602390720
    OCLC/WorldCa144228181

    Baseball's Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy by Jules Tygiel While Jackie Robinson's struggles as the first black major leaguer are undeniably inspiring, Tygiel put them in a broader social context, explaining not just what Jackie's stardom meant to the major, minor, and Negro Leagues, but what also he meant to s and '50s America. But I believe respect for the fact that you can lose is what you always have to keep in mind so that nothing suprises you. Besides, with Whitey on the mound and Williams in the lineup, the rest of the team wouldn't much matter; we'd still beat just about anybody. To be amazing means you have to do amazing things. If I was being paid thirty-thousand dollars a year, the very least I could do was hit. No question about it, it's the greatest game there is!

    When I learned that, I gave Jesus a chance. Billie Jean King His father left the family shortly thereafter, and Rosen's mother and grandmother moved the family to Miami, Floridawhen he was 18 months old. The one thing they all have in common is their understanding that, as Amby Burfoot put it, "As we run, we become. You work hard to get good and then work to get better. Tom Watson

    Yoda He set big league fielding records. He also had a game hitting streak. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging. And, as evidenced by the big-screen success of such movies as Field of Dreams and The Natural, this connection is something that the American public can relate to themselves.


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A champion is afraid of losing. InRosen played most of the year in minor leagues with the Kansas City Blues, before joining the Indians in September. A life of frustration is inevitable for any coach whose main enjoyment is winning.

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Gets all the hits, gives you the hard tag in the field. Rosen does the same thing, but fortunately he's playing third behind me so I don't have to pitch to him. There is no try. He played 19 baseball seasons with the Boston Red Sox. Be humble. Related to this story. Oklahoma connection: Lived in Oklahoma City and Poteau.

You work hard to get good and then work to get better. His RBI total is still the The Gigantic Book of Baseball Quotations book for an Indians third baseman, throughand is fourth most for any Indian in a season.

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