Quotes by Pee Wee

– “ If I had my career to play over, one thing I’d do differently is swing more. Those 1,200 walks I got… nobody remembers them.”

– “Thinking about the things that happened, I don’t know any other ballplayer who could have done what he did. To be able to hit with everybody yelling at him. He had to block all that out, block out everything but this ball that is coming in at a hundred miles an hour. To do what he did has got to be the most tremendous thing I’ve ever seen in sports.”
— on the performance of his teammate, Jackie Robinson

Quote about Pee Wee

– “He loved the Dodgers, he always respected the Dodgers and the people who owned the Dodgers.”
— Dodgers pitcher Don Newcombe