Timothy Stephen “Tim” Wakefield is an American former professional baseball pitcher. Wakefield began his pitching career with the Pittsburgh Pirates, but is most remembered for his 17-year tenure with … Enjoy Tim Wakefield’s best quotes below.
“It’s nice to have a catcher who knows my mechanics, too. That way if I get into trouble he can stop it before I get out of control.”
“Going through college a Red Sox fan and knowing the history behind everything that was going on back in the ’80s and finally getting a chance to win a World Series for this great city and bringing it back after 86 years, it was truly special, and it’s one of the highlights that I’ll remember for a long time.”
“I’m honored. Really honored that the Red Sox have asked me to possible be on the board of the Red Sox Foundation and do some stuff on their charitable works that they are so passionate about.”
“There’s been times where I’ve come out of the bullpen thinking I was going to throw a no hitter, and I’ve lasted two or three innings. So I try not to use my pre-game warm ups as a barometer of how I’m going to pitch.”
“Knuckleball pitching is a very small fraternity.”