? John Bridgers, Baylor football coach, on his school's hopes for its first Southwest Conference football championship since 1924: "It took Moses 40 years to lead the children of Israel out of the wilderness. Our goal is just to tie him; we can't beat him."
? Gene Oliver, Milwaukee infielder, explaining how the Braves beat the Dodgers' Don Drysdale, whom they accused of throwing a spitter: "We hit the dry side of the ball."
? Pepper Martin, ex-Cardinal third baseman, after hearing a speech by Houston Colt .45 President Roy Hofheinz: "He is such an eloquent talker he reminds me of Branch Rickey and Daniel Webster."