"Then Roy Said To Mickey. . .": The Best Yankees Stories Ever Told (Best Sports Stories Ever Told)
"Then Roy Said to Mickey. . .": The Best Yankees Stories Ever Told (Best Sports Stories Ever Told)
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"I threw 10,000 sliders as hard as I could and never had a sore arm. I swung at three curves from Al Jackson, and that was my career."
--Dooley Womack on the injury that eventually ended his pitching career
"Houk was amazing. I hit about nine homers in spring training of 1963, and the writers were asking Ralph how he thought I might do for the season. He said, `Joe ought to hit about .270 or .280, with maybe 27 or 28 homers, drive in 90 or so.' I ended the season hitting .271 with 27 homers and 89 RBIs."