Lefty Gomez — American Athlete born on November 26, 1908, died on February 17, 1989

Vernon Louis "Lefty" Gomez was an American professional baseball player. A left-handed pitcher, Gomez played in Major League Baseball between 1930 and 1943 for the New York Yankees and the Washington Senators. Gomez was a five-time World Series champion with the Yankees. He was also known for his colorful personality and humor throughout his career and life... (wikipedia)

I've got a new invention. It's a revolving bowl for tired goldfish.
I'd rather be lucky than good.
The secret of my success was clean living and a fast outfield.
No one hit home runs the way Babe did. They were something special. They were like homing pigeons. The ball would leave the bat, pause briefly, suddenly gain its bearings, then take off for the stands.
I'm the guy that made Joe DiMaggio famous.

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