Joe Torre Quotes

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Joe Torre quotes: TV is not accurate. TV is not accurate.
Joe Torre quotes: Baseball has always been filled with negative statistics. Baseball has always been filled with negative statistics.
Joe Torre quotes: It's my job that if somebody wants to have a discussion about something, I'm certainly sensitive to that, and I'm willing to do it. It's my job that if somebody wants to have a discussion about something, I'm certainly sensitive to that, and I'm willing to do it.
Joe Torre quotes: It's not easy to just say you don't want to do something any more. It's not easy to just say you don't want to do something any more.
Joe Torre quotes: That's what I'd like to think that my reputation is - being honest. That's what I'd like to think that my reputation is - being honest.
Joe Torre quotes: I played for 18 years, but the only thing that meant anything to me was the World Series. I played for 18 years, but the only thing that meant anything to me was the World Series.
Joe Torre quotes: You can't win the Kentucky Derby unless you're on a thoroughbred. You can't win the Kentucky Derby unless you're on a thoroughbred.
Joe Torre quotes: I knew what the Dodgers uniform represented as a kid growing up in Brooklyn. I knew what the Dodgers uniform represented as a kid growing up in Brooklyn.
Joe Torre quotes: Getting fired is what happens to a manager sooner or later. Getting fired is what happens to a manager sooner or later.
Joe Torre quotes: It's all about makeup. It's all about makeup.
Joe Torre quotes: We all have different ways to do things. We all have different ways to do things.
Joe Torre quotes: I don't have a great deal of stress job-wise in my life, and that feels good. I don't have a great deal of stress job-wise in my life, and that feels good.
Joe Torre quotes: I wish I could paint that picture. As a 20-year-old kid, that was a big thrill. I wish I could paint that picture. As a 20-year-old kid, that was a big thrill.
Joe Torre quotes: Spring Training is a fun time for me. Spring Training is a fun time for me.
Joe Torre quotes: You're always in the storm's eye, so to speak, when you're with the Yankees. You're always in the storm's eye, so to speak, when you're with the Yankees.
Joe Torre quotes: If you do the best you can, you never have to look back. If you do the best you can, you never have to look back.
Joe Torre quotes: Umpires sometimes have a quick trigger. Umpires sometimes have a quick trigger.
Joe Torre quotes: The game itself is an autonomous game, but everybody is a part of it. No contribution is too small. The game itself is an autonomous game, but everybody is a part of it. No contribution is too small.
Joe Torre quotes: When we lost, I couldn't sleep at night. When we win, I can't sleep at night. But, when you win, you wake up feeling better. When we lost, I couldn't sleep at night. When we win, I can't sleep at night. But, when you win, you wake up feeling better.
Joe Torre quotes: My father wasn't the best role model to me. My father wasn't the best role model to me.
Joe Torre quotes: The second you think you've arrived, someone passes you. You have to always be in pursuit. The second you think you've arrived, someone passes you. You have to always be in pursuit.
Joe Torre quotes: Chicago is a pretty good town. Chicago is a pretty good town.
Joe Torre quotes: Boomer is ... Boomer. That pretty much tells you all you need to know Boomer is ... Boomer. That pretty much tells you all you need to know
Joe Torre quotes: Unless you have bad times, you can't appreciate the good times. Unless you have bad times, you can't appreciate the good times.
Joe Torre quotes: He [Nomar Garciaparra] could go 0-for-10 in rehab and it wouldn't mean anything. He [Nomar Garciaparra] could go 0-for-10 in rehab and it wouldn't mean anything.
Joe Torre quotes: Baseball is a team sport played by individuals for themselves. Baseball is a team sport played by individuals for themselves.
Joe Torre quotes: I've enjoyed my time in the American League, the fans of Southern California and other friendships. I've enjoyed my time in the American League, the fans of Southern California and other friendships.
Joe Torre quotes: Kids are much more intuitive these days. Not that I'm crazy about what's on TV, but they know so much these days. Kids are much more intuitive these days. Not that I'm crazy about what's on TV, but they know so much these days.
Joe Torre quotes: There's nothing that can replace the feeling of winning. There's nothing that can replace the feeling of winning.
Joe Torre quotes: St. Louis has always been special to me. St. Louis has always been special to me.
Joe Torre quotes: I felt there was a lot of love in my house. And my mom was, you know, the basis of all that. I felt there was a lot of love in my house. And my mom was, you know, the basis of all that.
Joe Torre quotes: You know, Mike Milken, the money that he has raised for cancer research has been remarkable. You know, Mike Milken, the money that he has raised for cancer research has been remarkable.
Joe Torre quotes: Baseball is a game of life. It's not perfect, but it feels like it is, Baseball is a game of life. It's not perfect, but it feels like it is,
Joe Torre quotes: You hear the word 'cancer,' it scares you. You think of death. You hear the word 'cancer,' it scares you. You think of death.
Joe Torre quotes: When I was a player and hit into a double play, I felt as if I was letting everyone down. When I was a player and hit into a double play, I felt as if I was letting everyone down.
Joe Torre quotes: It's something you hope doesn't happen. When you sign on to do a job, you hope you'll be able to get it done. But that's not always in your control. It's something you hope doesn't happen. When you sign on to do a job, you hope you'll be able to get it done. But that's not always in your control.
Joe Torre quotes: I never concerned myself with other people's decisions. I never concerned myself with other people's decisions.
Joe Torre quotes: I'm a very private person, and I don't want to share stuff with anyone. I'm a very private person, and I don't want to share stuff with anyone.
Joe Torre quotes: People are proud of their players. People are proud of their players.
Joe Torre quotes: The fact that somebody is reducing your salary is just telling me they're not satisfied with what you're doing. The fact that somebody is reducing your salary is just telling me they're not satisfied with what you're doing.
Joe Torre quotes: I know in the heat of battle, it's hard not to get angry, especially in the 19th inning. I know in the heat of battle, it's hard not to get angry, especially in the 19th inning.
Joe Torre quotes: I won't be managing the Mets. I am closing the door on managing the Mets and probably everybody else. I won't be managing the Mets. I am closing the door on managing the Mets and probably everybody else.
Joe Torre quotes: I've been very, very fortunate. I never had to work for a living. I've been very, very fortunate. I never had to work for a living.
Joe Torre quotes: I have great confidence in Rick Caruso's unique qualifications and his ability to lead a successful bid for the Los Angeles Dodgers. I have great confidence in Rick Caruso's unique qualifications and his ability to lead a successful bid for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Joe Torre quotes: When you take a job, you don't just accept the pats on the back. You have to accept the kicks in the pants. When you take a job, you don't just accept the pats on the back. You have to accept the kicks in the pants.
Joe Torre quotes: There is no worse emotion than fear. There is no worse emotion than fear.
Joe Torre quotes: Tommy (Lasorda) will eat anything, as long as you pay for it. Tommy (Lasorda) will eat anything, as long as you pay for it.
Joe Torre quotes: If I intimidate people, that's not my intention. If I intimidate people, that's not my intention.
Joe Torre quotes: I just don't like to dwell on stuff. I just don't like to dwell on stuff.
Joe Torre quotes: I feel very fortunate to have broken in with the Milwaukee Braves organization. I feel very fortunate to have broken in with the Milwaukee Braves organization.
Joe Torre quotes: As a player, to me the Dodgers were the Yankees of the National League because ... you either loved them or you hated them. As a player, to me the Dodgers were the Yankees of the National League because ... you either loved them or you hated them.
Joe Torre quotes: You have to fix something when it first appears. You have to fix something when it first appears.
Joe Torre quotes: Watching other teams in the World Series is like watching somebody else eat a Hot Fudge Sundae. Watching other teams in the World Series is like watching somebody else eat a Hot Fudge Sundae.
Joe Torre quotes: Respect is the word I want. You have to earn it. You give, and you get it in return, that's how I see it. Respect is the word I want. You have to earn it. You give, and you get it in return, that's how I see it.
Joe Torre quotes: As a member of a competitive team, you want to make sure you have yourself ready to play. You don't control anything but what you do. As a member of a competitive team, you want to make sure you have yourself ready to play. You don't control anything but what you do.
Joe Torre quotes: I can understand the fact you don't want the ball slipping out of a pitcher's hand because someone can get hurt. I can understand the fact you don't want the ball slipping out of a pitcher's hand because someone can get hurt.
Joe Torre quotes: 'Million Dollar Arm' touches on many of the Safe At Home Foundation's core values, such as children, teamwork and family. 'Million Dollar Arm' touches on many of the Safe At Home Foundation's core values, such as children, teamwork and family.
Joe Torre quotes: It's huge. You win the first game of the series, you want to win the series. It's huge. You win the first game of the series, you want to win the series.
Joe Torre quotes: At 7-1, your pitching has obviously controlled that other team. At 16-10, I'm not sure when it's safe. At 7-1, your pitching has obviously controlled that other team. At 16-10, I'm not sure when it's safe.
Joe Torre quotes: You don't catch the knuckleball, you defend against it. You don't catch the knuckleball, you defend against it.
Joe Torre quotes: Sometimes they say the world rotates a little different for lefthanders. Sometimes they say the world rotates a little different for lefthanders.