|Born||August 30, 1944|
|Died||January 5, 2004|
The repository contains two quotes from Tug McGraw.
The Phillies offered me a contract to come back in January. The only contingency was that I had to lose twenty. So I lost twenty, reported to spring training, only to find there was a huge misunderstanding. They were talking years, not pounds.
Upon being asked whether he preferred grass to an artificial surface:
I don’t know. I’ve never smoked AstroTurf.