My buddy David Wells is a big motorcycle guy, so when I go visit him in San Diego, he takes me out on his bike. He's got some antique Indians. I never really rode during my career, because I was afraid I'd fall off and ruin my career.

- David Cone

We just kind of relied on written scouting reports through the eighties and even the early nineties. I've really been amazed by some of the data that's out there, especially with regards to tendencies of hitters, and certainly tendencies of pitchers as well. I would have loved to have gotten that data when I played.

- David Cone

Clemens and Maddux have defined our era, I believe. And Randy Johnson is right behind them and still going.

- David Cone

I have far too many skeletons in my closet to think about any sort of serious mention of public office.

- David Cone

Part of what makes you great as a young player can hurt you at the end of your career, in terms of you need a certain amount of ego, a certain amount of arrogance to be able to play well and to push yourself and trick yourself into thinking you're better than you really are.

- David Cone

I think the changeup has become more popular recently by pitchers like Pedro Martinez and the success he had with it.

- David Cone

I love to pitch so much.

- David Cone

Today baseball is currently enjoying a run of more than 14 years without interruption, a record that would have been inconceivable in the 1990s.

- David Cone

I was a professional baseball player from the time I was drafted out of high school in 1981 until the time I retired in 2003.

- David Cone

I like to think of the world's greatest athlete coming up to bat against me - Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky, I don't care who it is - and I'm looking at him thinking, you have no chance.

- David Cone