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Bill Adler - 2000 - 310 pages
|Trying to get a fast ball past Hank Aaron is like trying to get the sun past a rooster. |
CURT SIMMONS I am a gentleman, though spoiled i' the breeding. The
Buzzards are all gentlemen. We came in with the Conqueror. RICHARD
|Aaron also has statues in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, where he played his first |
season in the minors, and in Atlanta, where he ... trying to get Aaron out when he
said, "Throwing a fastball by Henry Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a
|Facing the pitcher, he looked to some like he was sleeping. But when the pitch |
came, he pounced. Trying to sneak a fastball past Henry Aaron, an opposing
pitcher once said, was like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster. Number 44 didn
Paul A. Fishwick - 2007 - 760 pages
|... a fastball by Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster. In this |
analogy, Hank Aaron is mapped, completely naturally, to a rooster, and fastballs
are mapped to the sun, even though, under normal circumstances, roosters have
|even though the presence of a tablecloth, dishes, and so on, on the crate would |
seem to make this slippage an ... person in baseball history: "Trying to sneak a
fastball by Henry Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster" (Coffey 1983
Bert Randolph Sugar - 1997 - 138 pages
|Appropriately enough, the player whose name is alphabetically listed first in The |
Baseball Encyclopedia, Hank Aaron, is also ... pitcher Curt Simmons said of him,
"Throwing a fastball by Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster.
- 64 pages
|... former pitcher with the Philadelphia Phillies, on baseball slugger Hank Aaron : |
"Throwing a fastball by Henry Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster.
... They took away my right to vote in 1890 and I didn't get it back until 1965.
|... A DAY FROM SUNRISE TO SUNSET Trying to sneak a fastball past Hank |
Aaron is like trying to sneak the sunrise past a rooster. ... At the beginning of time,
man as a species was probably at home in his cave sleeping once the sun went
down and was up with the dawn. ... Make a point every day to get some light. I
take a ...
|Trying to throw a fastball by Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a |
rooster. CURT SIMMONS, PITCHER, PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES vxleebo
snored through the night, but House slept fitfully. When he got out of bed he was
|Aaron still remembers a crucial home run he hit in 1957 as one of the highlights |
of his career. On September 24 ... One hurler commented that getting a fast ball
past Hank Aaron was like trying to get the sun past a rooster. Another said that ...