John McGraw - Quotes

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Sportsmanship and easygoing methods are all right, but it is the prospect of a hot fight that brings out the crowds. ---->>>

My boy, one small breeze doesn't make a wind storm.

My boy, one small breeze doesn't make a wind storm.

There is but one game and that game is baseball. ---->>>

No club that wins a pennant once is an outstanding club. One which bunches two pennants is a good club. But a team which can win three in a row really achieves greatness. ---->>>

Learn to know every man under you, get under his skin, know his faults. Then cater to him - with kindness or roughness as his case may demand. ---->>>

With my team I am an absolute czar. My men know it. I order plays and they obey. If the don't, I fine them. ---->>>

Cobb would have to play center field on my all time team. But where would that put Speaker? In left. If I had them both, I would certainly play them that way. ---->>>

The team that gets off to a good start wins pennants. ---->>>

Why shouldn't we pitch to Babe Ruth? We pitch to better hitters in the National League. ---->>>

I think we can win it if my brain holds out. ---->>>

In playing or managing, the game of ball is only fun for me when I'm out in front and winning. I don't give a hill of beans for the rest of the game. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: April 7, 1873
Die: 02-25, 1934
Occupation: Athlete