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I slipped and the ball got away from me with nothing on it. Maybe it's lucky that it hit Lou, instead of going over the plate.

On hitting Lou Gehrig with a pitch in a 1936 World Series game

Carl Owen Hubbell
New York Giants
Pitcher
HOF 1947

Curve balls in the dirt.

Advice on how to pitch to Babe Ruth

John Joseph McGraw
New York Giants
Manager
HOF 1937

There is but one game, and that game is baseball.

John Joseph McGraw
New York Giants
Manager
HOF 1937

It was his solemn duty to catch a ball that wasn't in the stands.

On Willie Mays

May 6, 1981
Monford Merrill "Monte" Irvin
New York Giants
OF
HOF 1973

There are Opening Day pitchers and pitchers who start on Opening Day.

Roger Lee Craig
San Francisco Giants
Manager

Baseball has done more to move America in the right direction than all of the professional patriots with all their cheap words.

Monford Merrill "Monte" Irvin
New York Giants
OF
HOF 1973

The greatest player I ever saw was a black man. His name is Martin Dihigo. I played with him in Santo Domingo in winter ball in 1943. I thought I was having a pretty good year myself down there and they were walking him to get to me.

On Martin Dihigo, a Cuban, elected to the Hall of Fame in 1977.

John Robert "Johnny" Mize
New York Giants
1B
HOF 1981

It's hard to win when you can't keep the ball in the ballpark. I don't think they could hit more home runs if you told them what was coming. I don't think they could hit any more if it was batting practice.

On the Giants giving up 24 home runs in one seven game stretch.

Johnny B. "Dusty" Baker
San Francisco Giants
Manager

He isn't much to look at, and he looks like he's doing everything wrong, but he can hit. He got a couple of hits off us on wild pitches.

On Yogi Berra.

Melvin Thomas "Mel" Ott
New York Giants
OF
HOF 1951

This is nothing. I've got nine writers standing here. McGwire had 200 writers when he had 30 home runs.

On being the first player to hit 400 home runs and steal 400 bases.

Barry Lamar Bonds
San Francisco Giants
3B

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