Rogers Hornsby - Quotes

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People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.

People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball. I'll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring.

I don't like to sound egotistical, but every time I stepped up to the plate with a bat in my hands, I couldn't help but feel sorry for the pitcher. ---->>>

I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.

I don't want to play golf. When I hit a ball, I want someone else to go chase it.

Any ballplayer that don't sign autographs for little kids ain't an American. He's a communist. ---->>>

I always tried to hit the ball back through the box because that is the largest unprotected area. ---->>>

It don't make no difference where I go or what happens, so long as I can play the full nine. ---->>>

To be a good hitter you've got to do one thing - get a good ball to hit. ---->>>

I've never been a yes man. ---->>>

Now the advantage is all with the hitters. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: April 27, 1896
Birthplace:
Die: 01-05, 1963
Occupation: Athlete
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Rogers Hornsby, Sr. (April 27, 1896 – January 5, 1963), nicknamed "The Rajah", was an American baseball infielder, manager, and coach who played 23 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for the St. Louis Cardinals (1915–1926, 1933), New York Giants (1927), Boston Braves (1928), Chicago Cubs (1929–1932), and St (wikipedia)