” You fool around with different pitches playing catch, but it’s not the same when you’ve got to face some guy with a bat in his hand. “


” It all comes down to when spring training comes. Do you want to go or don’t you? If you want to go, you go. “


” It’s good to know you’re working for someone you’re familiar with, who’s a friend and he has your back and you have his back also. “


” There are certain things I can’t do, certain pitches I can’t hit. You stay away from them. You try to wait for pitches you can hit. The bat speed isn’t what it used to be. You make up for it by using your head, working counts, getting ahead in counts and getting pitches to hit and hitting them hard. “


” You don’t get old being stupid. “


” Professionalism is not sportsmanship. If you don’t succeed, you won’t be in your profession for long. In our society, it’s not about good or bad. It’s about who’s on top. “


” I think hitting is more a mentality than a philosophy. A philosophy is somebody telling you the way they think it should be. Well, different people believe in different things. My thing is this: Be ready to hit. “


” The toughest thing in hitting shouldn’t be deciding when to swing. It is, for me, deciding when not to swing. You should be swinging from the time you get into the batter’s box until something says don’t swing. “



All 8 Chili Davis Quotes about You in picture


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Professionalism is not sportsmanship. If you don
I think hitting is more a mentality than a philosophy. A philosophy is somebody telling you the way they think it should be. Well, different people believe in different things. My thing is this: Be ready to hit.
The toughest thing in hitting shouldn
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