Mattingly on Rickey:
"Has he ever been here (Spring Training) the first day? You have to say Rickey's (Henderson) consistent. That's what you want in a ballplayer - consistency." - Don Mattingly
And of course a great moment for baseball...Rickey on Rickey:
"Lou Brock was a great base stealer but today I am the greatest."
Rickey on this issues:
Red Sox outfielder Rickey Henderson, commenting on Ken Caminiti’s claim in lat week’s Sports Illustrated that 50% of major leaguers use steroids: “Well, I’m not one of them, so that’s 49 percent right there.”
Rickey on money:
All I'm asking for is what I want!
Now I ask you...no, I beseige you...how can one not take that man number one in his prime?
I leave you now with a quote Rickey should have said...the illustrious Chuck E. Carr speaking to an ump after getting thrown out at 2nd...
You only called me out because I'm so fast, you couldn't see me