19 Total Quotes

Adam Dunn Quotes

I'm not making excuses, but I'm glad to be out of that place. It's big. Your depth perception gets thrown off. You're not used to playing in closed-in stadiums anymore. It looks like the ball's going 60 mph, then it's right on you. It's weird.
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#Perception

I've been seeing lefthanders good all year. I know my numbers stink. I think I've been overly aggressive, trying to pull everything. I'm not doing anything different -- just hitting it more.
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#Trying

Hey, I'm serious here? Why do you have to ask me how many hits I have?
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#Ask

[When Rob Butcher, director of media relations, told Dunn,] Only 25 players in the history of the game have 1,000 extra-base hits, ... Thanks, Rob, that's all I wanted to know.
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#History

He was back to his old self,
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#Self

He has his confidence back and it showed tonight.
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#Confidence

Since the All-Star game, we've been playing a little bit better. That's definitely a big reason why he's coming back.
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#Reason

People assume I can't hit for average. I've hit for average all my life, until I got up here. It's not because I can't. It's because people have tried to get me to hit more homers. I'll hit even more home runs when I'm hitting the way I can.
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#Life

It's what I do for a living.
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#Living

[A familiar looking blonde actress flashes on the TV screen.] Who's that? ... Wasn't she in Jerry Maguire ?
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#Actress

The game is changing, man. It's developing. You've got to find new stuff.
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#Man

To win a gold bracelet in Vegas at the World Series of Poker. Or to become a professional bass fisherman.
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#Gold

It's going to devalue Tumwater in a major way, ... I don't want to see our whole community go down just because of a jail.
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#Community

[Adam Dunn got a little sticker shock after renting a big-screen TV to play video games in his Pittsburgh hotel room. The four-day tab came to $884.] To rent a TV! ... When I saw that bill, I asked for my room key back so I could go to the room and carry out that TV I just bought.
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#Games

It's going to devalue Tumwater in a major way. I don't want to see our whole community go down just because of a jail.
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#Community

I can't wait to sit down and talk to them. They seem like people I can talk to. You know how it is with people in that position, but these guys seem as normal as can be.
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#People

That kind of stuff happens. I'm not going to go home and cry over it. Hopefully, I'll give them a lot more to cheer about than to boo about.
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#Home

That kind of stuff happens. I'm not going to go home and cry over it ... the home run. I don't even remember that. It was awesome, I guess.
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#Home

Our mind set for each game is to score as many runs as possible in any way we can. It just so happens we're getting them early. It takes a lot of pressure off our pitchers.
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#Mind