By Their 30th Birthday
Some Interesting Baseball Statistics
By their 30th birthday. many players had made a name for
themselves. Here are some facts.
By the year they turned 30 years of age..
Ty Cobb had a lifetime batting average of .370 He finished...
Dieting our Way to Obesity
Dieting our way to Obesity:
To say that Americans are obsessed with dieting is an
understatement! Pick up any magazine, or turn-on any source of
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and food fads. More often than...
Does the home run chase mean anything anymore?
The year of 1998 was a banner year for Major League Baseball. It was the year where the fans returned and embraced Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa's chase of Roger Maris' single season homerun record that had stood for 37 years. It was the savior of the...
Golf Exercise Benefits
Golf exercise benefits are many. Golfers have struggled for years with their games and have become very frustrated. I can't tell you how many times I play with golfers who are about to quit the game.
To explain golf exercise benefits to a golfer...
How to Break in a Baseball Glove
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|Some Interesting And Some Funny Baseball Quotes
"The game has cleanness.
If you do a good job the numbers say so.
You don't have to ask anyone or play politics.
You don't have to wait for the reviews."
Sandy Koufax, Dodgers Pitcher (1955-66)
"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, Dodgers infielder (1947-56)
"I could never play in New York.
The first time I came into a game there, I got into
the bullpen car and they told me to lock the doors."
This is interesting:
"I never blame myself when I'm not hitting.
I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change
bats. After all, if I know it isn't my fault that I'm
not hitting, how can I get mad at myself?"
"It's a good thing Babe Ruth isn't here.
If he was, George Steinbrenner would
have him bat seventh and say he's overweight."
Another interesting one
You can't think and hit at the same time.
Can you believe it?
Don't be afraid to take advice.
There's always something new to learn.
Show me a guy, who's afraid to look bad,
and I'll show you a guy you can beat.
I think he may have something here.
Take time to thank everyone who has
you along the way.
You spend a good piece of your life
gripping a baseball and in the end it
turns out that it was the other way
around all the time.
No matter what I talk about,
I always get back to baseball.
The trouble with baseball is that
it is not played the year round.
One of my favorites
Baseball hasn't forgotten me. I go
to a lot of old-timers games and I
haven't lost a thing. I sit in the bullpen
and let people throw things at me.
Just like old times.
These days baseball is different.
You come to spring training, you get
your legs ready, you arms loose,
your agents ready, your lawyer lined up.
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