Game Quotes

When you play this game 20 years, go to bat 10,000 times, and get 3,000 hits, you know what that means? you've gone 0 for 7,000

Pete Rose

Baseball is a skilled game. It's America's game -- it, and high taxes

Will Rogers

Baseball is like a poker game, nobody wants to quit when he's losing: nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead

Jackie Robinson

The greatest thrill in the world is to end the game with a home run and watch everybody else walk off the field while you're running the bases on air

Al Rosen

The great thing about baseball is that there's a crisis every game

Gabe Paul

The clock doesn't matter in baseball. Time stands still or moves backwards. Theoretically, one game could go on forever. Some seem to.

Herb Caen

I see great things in baseball. It's our game--the American game. It will take our people out of doors, fill them with oxygen, give them a larger physical stoicism. Tend to relieve us from being a nervous, dyspeptic set. Repair these losses, and be a blessing to us

Walt Whitman

Life is like a baseball game. When you think a fastball is coming, You gotta be ready to hit the curve

Jaja Q.

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

Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are created equal

George F. Will

Baseball is a slow, sluggish game, with frequent and trivial interruptions, offering the spectator many opportunities to reflect at leisure upon the situation on the field: This is what a fan loves most about the game

Edward Abbey

The great trouble with baseball today is that most of the players are in the game for the money and that's it, not for the love of it, the excitement of it, the thrill of it

Ty Cobb

Baseball is more than a game to me, it's a religion

Bill Klem

Baseball is a simple game. If you have good players and if you keep them in the right frame of mind then the manager is a success

Sparky Anderson

Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead.

Jackie Robinson

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 damn plate and give the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all

Earl Weaver

For the parents of a Little Leaguer, a baseball game is simply a nervous breakdown into innings

Earl Wilson

There are three things you can do in a baseball game. You can win, or you can lose, or it can rain

Casey Stengel

Baseball gives every American boy a chance to excel, not just to be as good as someone else but to be better than someone else. This is the nature of man and the name of the game

Ted Williams

England and America should scrap cricket and baseball and come up with a new game that they both can play. Like baseball

Robert Benchley

Spread the diaper in the position of the diamond with you at bat. Then fold second base down to home and set the baby on the pitcher's mound. Put first base and third together, bring up home plate and pin the three together. Of course, in case of rain, you gotta call the game and start all over again.

Jimmy Piersal

The greatest feeling in the world is to win a major league game. The second-greatest feeling is to lose a major league game

Chuck Tanner

Baseball is like a poker game. Nobody wants to quit when he's losing; nobody wants you to quit when you're ahead

Jackie Robinson

Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona.

George F. Will

Related Quotes


Basketball game

Quote of the Day

Social Media
Our Partners