Quotes by Willie Mays

Major League Baseball Willie Howard Mays, Jr., nicknamed "The Say Hey Kid", is an American former professional baseball center fielder, who spent almost all of his 22-season Major League Baseball career playing for the New York/San Francisco Giants, before finishing with the New York Mets. He is regarded as one of the greatest baseball players of all time and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1979.

The best Quotes and Sayings

I don't compare 'em, I just catch 'em.

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Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business. But what is most truly is is disguised combat. For all its gentility, its almost leisurely pace, baseball is violence under wraps.

Willie Mays
 
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Every time I look at my pocketbook, I see Jackie Robinson.

Willie Mays
 
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I think I was the best baseball player I ever saw.

Willie Mays
 
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If you can do that - if you run, hit, run the bases, hit with power, field, throw and do all other things that are part of the game - then you're a good ballplayer.

Willie Mays
 
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