Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Bill “The Spaceman” Lee
William Lee
Bill “The Spaceman” Lee.
BornDecember 28, 1946
Burbank, California
Eccentric lefthanded pitcher for the Boston Red Sox (1969-1978) and the Montreal Expos (1979-1982). Won 17 games three straight seasons (1973-75), and finished with a career record of 119-90 and an earned run average of 3.62.

The repository contains three quotes from Bill “The Spaceman” Lee.


I think about the cosmic snowball theory. A few million years from now the sun will burn out and lose its gravitational pull. The earth will turn into a giant snowball and be hurled through space. When that happens it won’t matter if I get this guy out.

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The other day they asked me about mandatory drug testing. I said I believed in drug testing a long time ago. All through the sixties I tested everything.


Discussing the possibility that his former team, the Montreal Expos, may move to Washington:

The only way I’m coming to Washington is if I am elected. And if I do, I will paint the White House pink and turn it into a Mexican restaurant.