Home Run Baker - Quotes

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It's better to get a rosebud while you're alive than a whole bouquet after you're dead. ---->>>

I hope I never do anything to hurt baseball. ---->>>

The farmer doesn't care for the pitchers' battle that resolves itself into a checkers game. The farmer loves the dramatic, and slugging is more dramatic than even the cleverest pitching. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: March 13, 1886
Die: 06-28, 1963
Occupation: Athlete

John Franklin "Home Run" Baker (March 13, 1886 – June 28, 1963) was an American professional baseball player. A third baseman, Baker played in Major League Baseball from 1908 to 1922, for the Philadelphia Athletics and the New York Yankees. Baker has been called the "original home run king of the majors" (wikipedia)