11 Total Quotes

Alan Embree Quotes

I'm just trying to show these guys I can be an important part of the bullpen. I had a rough first half, but I think Joe knows from the times I've competed against him that I am a competitor. If I'm right, I can help.
Alan Embree
#Trying

Look, it was awesome, ... Winning a championship in Boston was awesome, but I needed to turn the page. I'm here now. I don't want to rewrite that chapter, I want to write a new chapter, winning a championship on this side.
Alan Embree
#Boston

There's not a lot to do here other than get ready for the game,
Alan Embree
#Game

The confidence to beat the Yankees developed over a few years, ... Finally, we got to where we knew we could play with these guys, but at the same time, we knew that if we were going to play with the Yankees, we were going to have to play our best game, because they weren't going to give any slack. Now it's the same way here. These are two good teams who are going to go at it hard, and it's going to be entertaining, no matter which side you're on.
Alan Embree
#Confidence

I have to ill feeling toward (the Red Sox). But I'd like to do well. I'd like to show management they made a mistake.
Alan Embree
#Management

I have no ill feelings, I just want to do well against them and show them they made the wrong decision. I'd like to show management that they should have held onto me.
Alan Embree
#Feelings

They called me into their office, they said their piece, I said my piece -- it was very professional, just tough to take. They were respectful to me. Did I agree with their decision? No. I would have liked to stick around. I told them that over the past 10 days I had made big strides, was close to busting out and that they were making a wrong decision.
Alan Embree
#Office

That's not an issue. If I pitch the way I did last night, boo me. If I pitch well, let me know that, too. I deserved it last night. I've been booed and cheered for, so it's not going to hurt my feelings.
Alan Embree
#Night

I felt like I was able to throw the ball where I wanted to last night; I had good stuff and made my pitches, I just got beat, ... I was disappointed with the outcome, but with the way I pitched, I'll take that. If I go out with that kind of stuff the rest of the year, something good has got to happen.
Alan Embree
#Night

If I go out with that kind of stuff for the rest of the year, something good has to happen.
Alan Embree
#Rest

I got rid of my Boston bag as quick as I could, ... I had them put it away. I've still got some stuff in there.
Alan Embree
#Boston