January 1st, 2009

Don't Worry, Rickey, You're Still the Best

Rickey Henderson will be elected into the Hall of Fame this year. I found this list of the 25 Best Rickey Henderson Stories.

He called San Diego GM Kevin Towers and left the following message: “This is Rickey calling on behalf of Rickey. Rickey wants to play baseball.”

A reporter once asked Rickey if he talked to himself, “Do I talk to myself? No, I just remind myself of what I’m trying to do. You know, I never answer myself so how can I be talking to myself?”