Red Barber - Quotes

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You have to be as fully prepared for the dull game as you are for the great game, or else you won't be prepared for the great one.

You have to be as fully prepared for the dull game as you are for the great game, or else you won't be prepared for the great one.

Running like a bunny with his tail on fire.

Running like a bunny with his tail on fire.

This is Red Barber speaking. Let me say hello to you all. ---->>>

Baseball is dull only to dull minds.

Baseball is dull only to dull minds.

He's sitting in the catbird seat.

He's sitting in the catbird seat.

Whenever you have a tight situation and there's a close pitch, the umpire gets a squawk no matter how he calls it. ---->>>

When I was in baseball and you went into the clubhouse, you didn't see ball players with curling irons. ---->>>

When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-17, 1908
Birthplace: Columbus, Mississippi
Die: 10-22, 1992
Occupation: Celebrity
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Walter Lanier "Red" Barber (February 17, 1908 – October 22, 1992) was an American sports commentator. Barber, nicknamed "The Ol' Redhead", was primarily identified with radio broadcasts of Major League Baseball, calling play-by-play across four decades with the Cincinnati Reds (1934–1938), Brooklyn Dodgers (1939–1953), and New York Yankees (1954–1966) (wikipedia)