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Ellis: They're that important to you?
Tony: Put it this way, if our kids end up supporting the Yankees or the Giants, it would break my heart.”
Qi: Only 18 people here.
Abner DoubleDay: Two nine-person teams will engage in a battle of strength, speed, and strategy. One team will go out onto the field to play defense while the other team will take turns hitting this ball...with a stickie.
Chico: What are you gonna call this game?
Abner DoubleDay: What else? Stickie McSchnickens. Now your goal, ball thrower, is to get the ball past me two times without my hitting it. Fire when ready.”
Abner DoubleDay: No, no, I said three times.
Short Stop: No, you said two.
Abner DoubleDay: I said three! Three strikes and I'm out. I know what I said, shortstop. That's your new name, Short Stop, that's right. Now and forever, forever and ever, Short Stop, Short Stop, Short Stop. [laughs]”
Abner DoubleDay: I stole the base. You weren't looking so I stole it.
Chico: You said you could only advance after you hit the ball!
Abner DoubleDay: Not when you're stealing.
Short Stop: That's bullshit.
Abner DoubleDay: OK, Short Stop.”
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