Tag Archives: Yogi Berra

9 Innings of Baseball Quotes

A critic once characterized baseball as six minutes of action crammed into two-and-one-half hours. Ray Fitzgerald October is not only a beautiful month but marks the precious yet fleeting overlap of hockey, baseball, basketball, and football.  Jason Love It ain’t … Continue reading

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Malapropisms: Let’s Have Fun Whether You Like it or Not!

Let’s get the nitty gritty out of the way. What is a malapropism? The dictionary tells us: Malapropism noun-[MAL-uh-prop-iz-uhm]-The act of misusing words ridiculously,  especially by the confusion of words that are similar in sound. A few fine examples: “Mother … Continue reading

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Batter Up! Baseball Quotes

If it weren’t for baseball, many kids wouldn’t know what a millionaire looked like. Phyllis Diller Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical. Yogi Berra Now there are three things you can do in a baseball … Continue reading

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Yogi Berra: Malapropism MVP

Yogi Berra’s tenure as a Major League baseball player, manager and coach earned him a spot in the Baseball Hall of Fame, but his delightful way with the English language earned him a special spot in my heart.  A Malapropism is humorous … Continue reading

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