This collection of baseball sayings and quotes commemorates baseball’s importance in American life, uniqueness, and similarities to the game of life. For over a century, baseball has been America’s pastime, ushering in American heroes like Babe Ruth, Yogi Berra, Ted Williams, and Derek Jeter. These quotes will also inspire, motivate, and teach the next generation […]
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If you think America’s national pastime has lost its luster, these funny baseball quotes will remind you of the joy and fun of the game. Perhaps more so than any other sport, baseball seems to attract fun-loving and quirky individuals who have a way with words. To commemorate those folks, we’ve put together this list […]
Talk about work ethic. Pete Rose was definitely the hardest-working baseball player I have ever seen. I don’t remember the exact year, but Pete was already an established superstar. It was sometime after 1973 when he won the National League MVP award. Anyway, Pete was going through a hitting slump. At around 11:15 pm (after […]
On a sweltering summer day in 1960, my father parked our family station wagon and led my mother, my sisters, and me through the front gates of Sportsman’s Park, then the hallowed home of the St. Louis Cardinals. First Day at the Ballpark Until that day, I had known the Cardinals only from the box […]
How do you get to be the guy with the coolest job in baseball? Well, it all started with just good manners. Major League Baseball’s First Team Curator Clyde Doepner looked at a high stack of mail on his desk his first day back from summer break in 1966. As a high school history teacher […]
There is a new sensation in baseball, and he is from Japan. He is on a record-breaking spree, and if we are to go by the numbers (and even his performance on the field), it would not be wrong to claim that he is the Japanese equivalent of the legend Babe Ruth. The player is […]
Hank Aaron, the greatest baseball hitter of all time played in a National League city – Atlanta, home of the Braves. Growing up in Kansas City, an America League City, where I first followed the Kansas City Athletics and then the Kansas City Royals, Hammerin Hank didn’t receive a lot of newspaper mentions in the […]