Henry John “Hank” Sauer was a left fielder in Major League Baseball. From 1941 through 1959, Sauer played for the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants and San Francisco Giants. He batted and threw right-handed. Enjoy Hank Sauer’s best quotes below.
“I don’t know how it started but someone must have noticed I was always chewing tobacco or smoking a pipe.”
“The first week Banks was with us, we knew he was going to be a star.”
“I lost the ball in the moon.”
“After I’d hit a home run and took my position in the field, the fans in the bleachers began throwing packages of tobacco at me. I stuffed them in my pocket.”
“But when I go to Chicago, I know I’m home.”
“The fans treated me royally.”