Quotes of the Day Archive

Omarr Bashir

"If you aren't moving forward chances are someone is moving past you."

-- Omarr Bashir
Seth Markman

"The ultimate responsibility is to the audience."

-- Seth Markman
Andrew Baggarly

"If ESPN no longer values what Jayson (Stark) does then it no longer deserved him."

-- Andrew Baggarly
Greg Gumbel

"I have an appreciation for everything I've been assigned to, because it means the people for whom you are working think enough of you to ask you to do this."

-- Greg Gumbel
Rich Hollenberg

"Appreciate what you have. Don't take it for granted. Have compassion. And respect. The grind is real."

-- Rich Hollenberg
Keri Potts

"You have to be authentic or they will sniff that out in two seconds."

-- Keri Potts
Tim Kurkjian

"Baseball is all that we spoke in my house as far as I can remember, which means, my entire life."

-- Tim Kurkjian
Zach Schonbrun

"Don't pigeonhole yourself too early."

-- Zach Schonbrun
Tom Dowd

"Part of what being a columnist is about is putting a little of yourself into it."

-- Tom Dowd
Bryant Gumbel

"The other sports are just sports. Baseball is a love."

-- Bryant Gumbel
John Feinstein

"Being a good author is all about the reporting; it’s about developing sources and it’s about recognizing a story."

-- John Feinstein
Bill Raftery

"Keep your head down. Mind your business and do the best job you can."

-- Bill Raftery
Ian Eagle

"You are judged on your last game no matter how many you have banked."

-- Ian Eagle
Rich Cimini

"Try to become an expert in the field you are covering."

-- Rich Cimini
Rich Cimini

"Sometimes it's going to be critical but it's never going to be personal."

-- Rich Cimini
Jack Fitzsimmons

"People act like it's some contest to be the first to say, 'Ha ha! I never believed in them.' Cautious optimism isn't hard."

-- Jack Fitzsimmons
CJ Silas

"It's our job to create something better."

-- CJ Silas
Rick Reilly

"Never let anyone tell you that sports doesn't matter."

-- Rick Reilly
Marcus Hayes

"I find it's very important to be able to adjust when you are wrong as a columnist...and as a husband."

-- Marcus Hayes
Bud Poliquin

"I've had a job for 36 years and I haven't worked a day in my life,"

-- Bud Poliquin