65 Mookie Betts Quotes from American Baseball Player

Mookie Betts born on October 7, 1992 in Nashville, Tennessee was a star athlete in baseball basketball and bowling during high school.

He was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in 2011 skipping college baseball at the University of Tennessee.

In the minors Betts quickly advanced through the ranks showing off his skills in batting and base-stealing.

Mookie Betts quotes

He made his Major League debut in 2014 and by 2016-19 he had become a baseball superstar earning multiple awards.

In 2020, Betts was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers where he continued to impress and aimed to help them win a World Series championship.

Below you will find the best quotes of Mookie Betts.

Best Mookie Betts Quotes


Yeah, there’s always room for improvement. ~ Mookie Betts.


You just have to be able to stand up for yourself. And that’s OK. ~ Mookie Betts.


This game is obviously about failure. You’re going to fail most of the time. It’s how you handle it. ~ Mookie Betts.


I see myself as the product of hard work. ~ Mookie Betts.


I just want to put on a uniform – whoever it is. ~ Mookie Betts.


When you just stand for something, you kind of stand for it. ~ Mookie Betts.

I have no idea what it is about bowling. It’s just a love I have for it. I can’t even explain why. Bowling is just fun for me. ~ Mookie Betts.


You never want to lose a strength, but I’ve also got to try and be a complete hitter. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’m a confident person in knowing my abilities, but also know, I’m kind of a realist, I know when I suck. ~ Mookie Betts.

I guess bowling is pretty mechanical. It’s kind of a natural motion, but you have to stick within those mechanics. ~ Mookie Betts.


I don’t want to try and be something I’m not. ~ Mookie Betts.

Fastball middle-middle. You can’t miss that pitch. ~ Mookie Betts.

I try and affect the game in every way. ~ Mookie Betts.


In order to be great you have to continue to put in the work. ~ Mookie Betts.

I want to play every day and help the team get to where we want to be. ~ Mookie Betts.

Inspiring Mookie Betts Quotes


You make a 2-10 split pretty often when you bowl as much as I do. ~ Mookie Betts.


No matter what I say, people are going to have their opinions and there is nothing I can do about that. ~ Mookie Betts.

Having fun is definitely how you’re going to keep yourself loose, and be at your best. ~ Mookie Betts.

When you’re down, are you going to be mentally down and make it last longer, or are you going to stay positive, keep an even keel? ~ Mookie Betts.


I grew up in bowling alleys. ~ Mookie Betts.

I just kind of want to be me. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’m 5-foot-9, 180 pounds. I don’t have much else to work with, so I just try to use my bat speed and get the most out of what I’ve got. ~ Mookie Betts.

You don’t criticize or critique your teammates if they’re having a hard time. You try to encourage them just like you hope that they’ll encourage you. ~ Mookie Betts.

Precision matters, breh. ~ Mookie Betts.


Sports is just something I have a knack to figure out how to play. ~ Mookie Betts.

I think a lot of times you start to second-guess yourself, especially as a young player, but you’ve got to have confidence that everything will be all right. ~ Mookie Betts.

Motivational Mookie Betts Quotes

When you start rushing into things, that’s when you get some deals that may not be the right ones. ~ Mookie Betts.

I just try to be the same guy each and every day and just do something when we’re hitting or make a nice defensive play or run the bases. Just trying to be consistent in that way. ~ Mookie Betts.


As I continue to learn, I’ll continue to do different things. ~ Mookie Betts.

There wasn’t a favorite team or player in the Betts household. I played baseball, day in, day out, and learned the game my own way alongside my parents – Willie and Diana. ~ Mookie Betts.

I wouldn’t say I’m a commodity. I try not to think about it too much. ~ Mookie Betts.

You don’t want to sell yourself short. ~ Mookie Betts.

Every year you go in and you obviously want to win a World Series, at least make the playoffs. ~ Mookie Betts.

My Mom and Dad always told me to not act on emotion, act on what is real. When you’re mad don’t do something wrong because you’re mad. ~ Mookie Betts.


I don’t want to put any pressure on myself. I just do what I do and have fun. ~ Mookie Betts.

Famous Mookie Betts Quotes

I think I’ve tried to have a platform to speak and to help kids understand learning about baseball. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’m going to be someone who smiles and brings joy to the locker room and to the field. ~ Mookie Betts.

I always listen to music. ~ Mookie Betts.


The great hitters use the whole field, and that’s a goal of mine. ~ Mookie Betts.

I love Boston. ~ Mookie Betts.

My No. 1 thing is to win a World Series. The rest comes as it comes. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’ve been blessed with everything I have, and I might as well share it. ~ Mookie Betts.

You don’t get to where you are by just sitting on your butt and expecting it to come. ~ Mookie Betts.

I listen to R&B and Hip Hop. ~ Mookie Betts.

Inspirational Mookie Betts Quotes

Just to be able to put on the uniform in general is a blessing, and when it says Red Sox on it, it makes it that much better. ~ Mookie Betts.

You see all the greats, people who were idols of mine growing up. You see those guys on the cover of video games. ~ Mookie Betts.

Obviously, I’m coordinated and whatnot. ~ Mookie Betts.

Pretty much all bowlers are nice dudes. ~ Mookie Betts.

I think the most important thing is that World Series. ~ Mookie Betts.

It’s OK for two sides to disagree. It’s perfectly fine. It’s normal. ~ Mookie Betts.


We play to win the World Series, and that’s our goal. ~ Mookie Betts.

I just try to do whatever I can to win the game. ~ Mookie Betts.

Great Mookie Betts Quotes

Every game I’m out there, we’re all trying to affect the game in some way. ~ Mookie Betts.

You score runs to win games. That’s how you do it. ~ Mookie Betts.

I think people don’t enjoy it as much as they used to. People say, ‘Make baseball fun again.’ Well, I’m trying. ~ Mookie Betts.

However it is I get on base, or whatever happens, happens. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’m not a huge vocal guy. ~ Mookie Betts.

I just go out and do what I can to help the team win, try and be consistent in having some good at-bats and getting some timely hits and whatnot. ~ Mookie Betts.


Whatever the team takes, whatever it needs, I try to fill that role. ~ Mookie Betts.

I don’t care about the home runs as much as just being consistent and RBIs. ~ Mookie Betts.

I was born into wearing hats – it’s a family thing – and I wear hats all the time. ~ Mookie Betts.

I’ve been bowling for so long, and I really, really enjoy it. ~ Mookie Betts.

So these were the 65 top quotes about Mookie Betts.

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