Top 10 Quotes by Al Lopez

Al Lopez

They've treated me real nice here,

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

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
Winning that game could have turned the Series for us.
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 think people are forgetting that we have a growing population that we need to inform.
Al Lopez

The manager is by himself. He can't mingle with his players. I enjoyed my players, but I could not socialize with them so I spent a lot of time alone in my hotel room. Those four walls kind of close in on you.

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

Everybody says we hated the Yankees. We didn't hate the Yankees. We just hated the way they beat us.

Al Lopez
They have more power than we did and maybe a little more pitching depth than we had. ... And I love their manager.