“Tonight we say goodbye. But we will not forget. Open your eyes, take a
look around, and take a mental picture. Moments like this will live on.”

Ernie Harwell, former Tigers announcer, on the closing of Tiger

“Tiger Stadium is life, as far as I’m concerned.”

Willie Horton, former Tigers player


“John is the kind of veteran player we want to help us bring a championship
team to Tampa Bay. He is a smart player, a solid individual both on and off
the field.”

Chuck LaMar, Devil Rays GM, on signing John Flaherty to
a 3-year extension

“I’m not concerned about an offer. I’m concerned about the face of the
organization and where it’s going to be. I want to see the direction of
the organization.”

Alex Rodriguez, Mariners infielder, on contract negotiations

“I want a ring. I’ve got plenty of division titles. I don’t have enough

Greg Maddux, Braves pitcher

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