Chief Bender, American Athlete ( May 5, 1884 - May 22, 1954 )

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Tension is the greatest curse in sport. I've never had any tension. You give the best you have - you win or lose. What's the difference if you give all you've got to give?~Chief Bender

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I use fast curves, pitched overhand and sidearm, fastballs, high and inside, and an underhand fade away pitch with the hand almost down to the level of the knees.~Chief Bender

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I do not want my name to be presented to the public as an Indian, but as a pitcher.~Chief Bender

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