Reggie Jackson - Quotes

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Fans don't boo nobodies.

Fans don't boo nobodies.

The only difference between me and those other great Yankees is my skin color. ---->>>

The only reason I don't like playing in the World Series is I can't watch myself play. ---->>>

A baseball swing is a very finely tuned instrument. It is repetition, and more repetition, then a little more after that. ---->>>

I didn't come to New York to be a star, I brought my star with me. ---->>>

October, that's when they pay off for playing ball. ---->>>

After Jackie Robinson the most important black in baseball history is Reggie Jackson, I really mean that. ---->>>

I was reminded that when we lose and I strike out, a billion people in China don't care. ---->>>

Babe Ruth was great. I'm just lucky. ---->>>

I'm human and I've played my butt off for ten years. I'm not a loafer, I'm not a jerk, I'm a baseball player. ---->>>

The only way I'm going to win a Gold Glove is with a can of spray paint. ---->>>

In the building I live in on Park Avenue there are ten people who could buy the Yankees, but none of them could hit the ball out of Yankee Stadium. ---->>>

The greatest manager has a knack for making ballplayers think they are better than they think they are. ---->>>

I'd like to be able to light the fire a little bit. ---->>>

When you've played this game for ten years and gone to bat seven-thousand times and gotten two-thousand hits do you know what that really means? It means you've gone zero for five-thousand. ---->>>

Please God, let me hit one. I'll tell everybody you did it. ---->>>

You don't face Nolan Ryan without your rest. He's the only guy I go against that makes me go to bed before midnight. ---->>>

I am the best in baseball.

I am the best in baseball.

I don't mind getting beaten, but I hate to lose. ---->>>

When you take a pitch and line it somewhere, it's like you've thought of something and put it there with beautiful clarity. ---->>>

I have a hard time believing athletes are overpriced. If an owner is losing money, give it up. It's a business. I have trouble figuring out why owners would stay in if they're losing money. ---->>>

Hitting is better than sex. ---->>>

You know, this game's not very much fun when you're only hitting .247. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 05-18, 1946
Occupation: Athlete

Reginald Martinez "Reggie" Jackson (born May 18, 1946) is an American former professional baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons for the Kansas City / Oakland Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees, and California Angels of Major League Baseball (MLB). Jackson was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993 (wikipedia)