It's been a quick ride and, hopefully, that will continue ... But baseball is the same everywhere. It's about competing and getting better every day. It will be a great thrill when it happens [and I get called up], but until it does, I don't put any thought into it.
I'm working on getting ahead of hitters to get to the slider ... I'm trying to be effective in the [strike] zone, avoiding long counts that push up pitch counts.
It's disappointing, and the kids fought -- they were trying ... My honest hope is that when they back away from this moment, they're proud of what they did overall. What you were doing when you were wearing that uniform today represents more than just the day. If they can do that, then I think they will be very proud that they were wearing the uniform today.More quotes »
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