"I never saw a guy that wanted to beat you like [Jackie Robinson] did. He could beat you with his glove. He could beat you with his legs. He could beat you with the bat. These kids out here today just plain stunk. It's a [expletive] insult to the game of baseball."
(Tommy Lasorda, via The Nationals Enquirer, 7/16/2007)
White House South Lawn Tee Ball Game honoring Jackie Robinson fails to uncover more offensive firepower for NAAAts.
Tommy Lasorda, on 'special assignment', advises Bowden not to sign more t-ballers.
(Haraz N. Ghanbari / AP Photo)