Don Drysdale - Quotes

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My own little rule was two for one. If one of my teammates got knocked down, then I knocked down two on the other team. ---->>>

The pitcher has to find out if the hitter is timid, and if he is timid, he has to remind the hitter he's timid. ---->>>

Some of these guys wear beards to make them look intimidating, but they don't look so tough when they have to deliver the ball. Their abilities and their attitudes don't back up their beards. ---->>>

I hate all hitters. I start a game mad and I stay that way until it's over. ---->>>

When I throw a curve that hangs and it goes for a hit, I want to chew up my glove. ---->>>

When we played, World Series checks meant something. Now all they do is screw your taxes. ---->>>

A torn rotator cuff is a cancer for a pitcher and if a pitcher gets a badly torn one, he has to face the facts, it's all over baby. ---->>>

If they knocked two of your guys down, I'd get four. You have to protect your hitters. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 07-23, 1936
Die: 07-03, 1993
Occupation: Athlete

Donald Scott Drysdale (July 23, 1936 – July 3, 1993) was an American professional baseball player and television sports commentator. A right-handed pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers for his entire career in Major League Baseball, Drysdale was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1984. Drysdale won the 1962 Cy Young Award, and in 1968 pitched a record six consecutive shutouts and  58 2⁄3 consecutive scoreless innings (wikipedia)