"I've taken a lot of crap from a lot of people. Probably more than anybody in the history of the sport. I know Hank (Aaron) and Jackie (Robinson) took a good deal of crap, but I guarantee it wasn't for six years. I just keep thinking: How much am I supposed to take?"
-Former Major League Baseball pitcher John Rocker, about backlash from his derisive comments in 1999 about minorities and gays.