Top 10 Quotes by Al Lopez

Al Lopez

Right now, we need to determine where the best place is for us to be, ... If they need us elsewhere, we are ready to relocate.

Al Lopez
Given the volatility of the situation, I think the team is doing extremely well with the offload of supplies to help not only the base, but the local community as well.
Al Lopez

I'm delighted. I don't know of anybody who had a statue built of them while they were living. It's a great feeling.

Al Lopez
I say, 'Why are you doing this? I was just doing something I liked.'
Al Lopez

They've treated me real nice here,

Al Lopez
It seems like I spent my entire managing career chasing the Yankees,
Al Lopez

That was a great year (1959) for the White Sox, but a tough loss in the World Series,

Al Lopez
Managing can be more discouraging than playing, especially when you're losing because when you're a player, there are at least individual goals you can shoot for. When you're a manager all the worries of the team become your worries.
Al Lopez

He wasn't firing like he used to, but he was still very fast and had very good control, ... All you had to do was hold your mitt around the strike zone, and it'd be right there.

Al Lopez
Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it's business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don't love what you're doing and you can't give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You'll be an old man before you know it.