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Adam Kennedy Quotes

Bonds and Vladdy (Guerrero)? The rest of us would have to remember to hit, because we might get caught up watching the show.
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#Rest

The rest of us would have to remember to hit because we might get caught up in watching the show. There'd be an awful lot of guys on base, that's for sure. The guy hitting behind those two would have 300 RBI opportunities in one season.
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#Rest

We had a chance to get to him tonight, but it seems like he has an ability to step it up when he gets in trouble, and he did that tonight. There aren't many times when you're going to be able to hold that lineup to two runs that late in the game, so it was frustrating because we weren't able to get it done.
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#Ability

We had a chance to get to him tonight, but it seems like he has an ability to step it up when he gets in trouble, and he did that tonight, ... There aren't many times when you're going to be able to hold that lineup to two runs that late in the game, so it was frustrating because we weren't able to get it done.
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#Ability

Two outs, no outs, whatever it takes; that has been the key to our wins over the past two nights,
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#Past

Nobody wants to go home. We think the focus, and the energy of the crowd, doesn't make the travel issue an issue.
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#Energy

It was a little more quiet than usual. Everybody respected everybody's wish to get a little sleep. Card games went from 10 guys to three or four guys.
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#Games

This one, ... definitely has a little more talent.
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#Talent

The bullpen ... everyone on our staff ... we have so much confidence in them. We feel good about whoever is on the hill.
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#Confidence

The last game [Monday night against the Yankees, in Game 5 of the AL Division Series], that was probably, including the World Series and everything, the most [the crowd] had got into it and it helped us through. I can't imagine it's going to change the rest of the way.
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#Night

They took it to us pretty good. Whatever the controversy, they took advantage of it. They took advantage of everything they got.
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#Controversy

That 2002 team, we played perfect baseball for a long time at the end, and it took that to win. This team, we have a couple superstars. Now we have a handful of guys at the top of our league in what they do.
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#Baseball

They played perfect baseball. They took advantage of opportunities, and they didn't give us any opportunities.
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#Baseball

It's a little bit more than that. You can't rely on calls from the umpires to win you some games. I think we understand that.
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#Games

Both. I mean, [giving up] five runs, it's not necessarily the end of the world. You feel like, as a team, as an offense, you're not pulling your weight. It's a little frustrating.
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#Giving

Oh, man. This is tremendous. We worked hard the last few years to bring it all together, and we finally got it done.
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#Man

It's not surprising. There's a history of guys like that running into a game where they figure it out. It was pretty impressive.
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#History

Despite what his numbers were going into today, it's not really a surprise, him being able to throw a quality game like today.
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#Quality

You're going to have your 0-for-4 days, but you don't want to have days on defense when you're going to cost the pitcher a run or two, so you have to stay sharp on defense.
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#Defense

Lot of times we get a lot of jokes, I live with a bunch of fruitcakes. But it's something we're proud of. It's an industry that we're proud of.
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#Jokes

Claxton's a community that works well together. They pull together, especially in tough times. They celebrate, if there's something to celebrate, the community comes together to celebrate. If we go through a tough time, the community comes together and supports each other.
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#Community

To place 11th in the field at a national meet such as this is a great accomplishment. Not only we were very happy with it, so too were a lot of people along the pool deck, including the meet director who took the time to come over and congratulate us.
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#Accomplishment

I was just trying to stay aggressive and try not to fall behind in the count.
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#Trying

Homers are nice, especially with men on base. But we don't sit around waiting for them.
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#Men

We've seen him have a lot of life on his ball before, with that tough cutter. He didn't have it today. ... He still battled, but he did not have a lot on the ball.
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#Life