We’re as talented as anybody, no question about that. We have high expectations, and rightly so.
We are going to be all right pitching. We are doing everything we are supposed to be doing.
I think there was always a feeling that offensively, he was capable of putting up monster numbers, … He’s always put up pretty good numbers, but I think there was always a sense with him that there was more to come. To me, he’s probably the MVP of the league right now.
I just like doing it. If I can do something to help him, then it’s good for us.
I was getting in position to throw to second when the ball stayed down. I just didn’t get the hop I was anticipating. After it hit the top of my glove, I was just trying to make sure I could get one out. I don’t know if we could’ve turned the double play, but I...
I echo those comments. No question, Wagner has made us a much better team than we were last year. There’s no guarantee, we still have to play, but we have to be pleased with what we have. We made two major deals and did as much as I think we could have done. It’s awesome....
Today was the best day I’ve had in terms of feeling comfortable and making good pitches.
They had a lot to do with me re-evaluating my game plan. In that sense, I’m thankful.
Both of us threw well. He threw a little bit better. It’s one of those games that’s tough to lose.
I’ve always been aware of what I eat. There are a lot of options and you have to choose carefully.
You could hear the noise, you could hear the excitement, and Billy didn’t disappoint.
Good pitching, some power, good relief, good defense. And no mistakes.
In 1994 there was virtually no chance we were going to reach an agreement without a work stoppage, … They were talking about a salary cap and we weren’t. In this negotiating we’ve been talking about virtually the same thing. It’s sometimes a difference in philosophy on how to reach certain goals.
You don’t always expect them to get excited about anything to do with school, but they do. It’s kind of their thing. They have concern for it and they’re proud of how it looks. It’s kind of an extension of their personality. They want it to be cool like they are.
It stinks that we lost and it stinks that one of our buddies got hurt.