Baseball General Quotes

Inspirational Baseball General Quotes for Athletes

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

- Pete Rose
14
Control is what kept me in the big leagues for twenty-two years.

- Cy Young
12
Baseball is a universal language. Catch the ball, throw the ball, hit the ball.

- PETE ROSE
7
Early in my career, I decided I never wanted to get out of shape.

- Cal Ripken, Jr.
7
Bad ballplayers make great managers, not the other way around. All I can do is help them be as good as they are

- Earl Weaver
6
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.

- Warren Spahn
5
When you step into the batter's box, have nothing on your mind except baseball.

- Pete Rose
5
Talking to Yogi Berra about baseball is like talking to Homer about the gods

- A. Bartlett Giamatti
5
No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference.

- Tommy Lasorda
5
If you don't think too good, don't think too much.

- Ted Williams
4
Self-discipline is a form of freedom. Freedom from laziness and lethargy, freedom from expectations and demands of others, freedom from weakness and fear -- and doubt.

- H.A. Dorfman
12
Never allow the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.

- Babe Ruth
8
It's unbelievable how much you don't know about the game you've been playing your whole life.

- Mickey Mantle
7
If you're going to play at all, you're out to win. Baseball, board games, Jeopardy, I hate to lose.

- Derek Jeter
7
I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.

- Rogers Hornsby
5
If you can't outsmart people, outwork them.

- Bill Veeck
5
You always get a special kick on Opening Day, no matter how many you go through. You look forward to it like a birthday party when you're a kid. You think something wonderful is going to happen.

- Joe DiMaggio
5
You may glory in a team triumphant, but you fall in love with a team in defeat.

- Roger Kahn
5
Gettin' good players is easy. Gettin' 'em to play together is the hard part.

- Casey Stengel
4
Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching.

- Ferguson Jenkins
4

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