Walt Alston - Quotes

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I'd rather win two or three, lose one, win two or three more. I'm a great believer in things evening out. If you win a whole bunch in a row, somewhere along the line you're going to lose some too. ---->>>

Look at misfortune the same way you look at success - Don't Panic! Do you best and forget the consequences. ---->>>

It's not the winter that bothers me - it's the summers. ---->>>

More than anyone else, Hank Aaron made me wish I wasn't a manager. ---->>>

Perhaps the truest axiom in baseball is that the toughest thing to do is repeat. ---->>>

Fans tend to get too excited by streaks of either kind and I think the press does too. There should be a happy medium. ---->>>


Walt Alston profile (walt-alston.png)
Nationality: American
Born: 12-01, 1911
Die: 10-01, 1984
Occupation: Athlete

Walter Emmons Alston (December 1, 1911 – October 1, 1984), nicknamed "Smokey", was an American baseball player and manager in Major League Baseball (MLB). He is best known for managing the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers between 1954 and 1976. Alston signed 23 one-year contracts with the Dodgers. He had a calm, reticent demeanor, for which he was sometimes also known as "The Quiet Man" (wikipedia)