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BALLPARK FIGURES
Peter Gammons
April 28, 1986
Here's a Top 10 of Sparky Anderson's more outrageous statements:
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April 28, 1986

Ballpark Figures

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Here's a Top 10 of Sparky Anderson's more outrageous statements:

1) " Chris Pittaro is the best rookie I've had in 15 years."

2) "Mike Laga will make you forget about every power hitter that ever lived."

3) "We'd have to have a staff of nine Dwight Goodens for Mickey Mahler not to make this team."

4) " Don Gullett is going to the Hall of Fame."

5) " Kirk Gibson is the next Mickey Mantle."

6) "If you don't like Dave Rucker, you don't like ice cream."

7) "Barbaro Garbey is another Roberto Clemente."

8) "When he's right, Freddie Norman is the best lefty in baseball."

9) " Mike Ivie has the hitting mechanics of Steve Garvey."

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