Gil Hodges - Quotes

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Many children work hard to please their parents, but what I truly longed for was good times that were about us, not about me. That is the real hole the Dodgers filled in my life. ---->>>

Well, I know that I'll never forget that, but also I won't forget the hundreds of people who sent me letters, telegrams, and postcards during that World Series. There wasn't a single nasty message. Everybody tried to say something nice. ---->>>

I can't very well tell my batters don't hit it to him. Wherever they hit it, he's there anyway. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-04, 1924
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Die: 04-02, 1972
Occupation: Athlete
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Gilbert Ray Hodges, ne Hodge (April 4, 1924 – April 2, 1972) was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) first baseman and manager who played most of his 18-year career for the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers. He was inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame in 1982. Hodges is generally considered to be the best defensive first baseman in the 1950s (wikipedia)