I never smile when I have a bat in my hands. That's when you've got to be serious. When I… (read more)
I'm hoping someday that some kid, black or white, will hit more home runs than myself. Whoever it is, I'd… (read more)
I don't feel right unless I have a sport to play or at least a way to work up a… (read more)
I don't see pitches down the middle anymore - not even in batting practice.
I looked for the same pitch my whole career, a breaking ball. All of the time. I never worried about… (read more)
It took me seventeen years to get three thousand hits in baseball. I did it in one afternoon on the… (read more)
My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off… (read more)
On the field, blacks have been able to be super giants. But, once our playing days are over, this is… (read more)