36 Total Quotes

Albert Pujols Quotes

Albert Pujols
Everything wins in this game, ... This is not like the 162-game season. It's a short series, and we need to win any way we can.
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#Game

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I just wanted to know what he said. When I came into the dugout they told me he wasn't trying to do it on purpose. I know that. I know that's the last thing you would want to do in that situation.
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#Trying

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That's why you practice for a month-and-a-half in spring training. To get ready for (days) like today.
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#Practice

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The same way they won three games, we can win three games, ... Those guys aren't unbeatable. You don't think about Wednesday or Thursday.
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#Games

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I just couldn't believe I did it, ... You don't think that until you make the out. You can't think like that. You can't think negative in that situation. Always think positive, and that's what I did.
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#Believe

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All I felt was me running, ... I would say it was the best base hit I ever got in my career. It doesn't get any better.
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#Running

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I hit it, and I was like 'Wow. I can't believe I did it,'
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#Believe

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I just did a little prayer, that I might be the last guy to make that out.
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#Prayer

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I didn't even think of that correlation until some of the media outlets brought up that my home run was the last time someone had done that,'' Henderson said from his home in suburban Seattle.
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#Home

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I know it's tough to come back from 3-1. But other teams have done it. We have the talent to do it, too.
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#Talent

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I was praying, 'just give me the strength, Lord, to ... hopefully come through for my teammates,
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#Strength

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It couldn't be better than this. I just couldn't believe I did it.
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#Believe

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I just didn't believe I did it,
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#Believe

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It's in the past. We have to win two more games.
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#Games

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It is a great honor to be here. I want to thank Hank Aaron for the intensity he has for this game and for this award. ... It is one of the greatest awards I have ever received. I wish I can hit half as many home runs as he hit.
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#Honor

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I should get more hits. I hit a lot of balls hard, but I didn't get a lot of hits. That's the way it goes sometimes.
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#Balls

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It's pretty tough for the Dominican to put a team together because it's a third-world country, really poor, and sometimes it's pretty tough to even get David Ortiz or myself to represent in the Caribbean Series, which is a big deal. Sometimes you don't get permission from the organization. Our job is here [in U.S].
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#Country

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I don't think our bats responded the way they were supposed to respond. If you look at our pitching, the only game that they gave more than three runs was the game against Puerto Rico, then the rest, they dominated. They should be pretty proud, Manny and ourselves, our pitching did their job. We just didn't find the offense.
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#Bats

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That's why I keep telling you guys, you need to learn, until you have made 27 outs, the game isn't over.
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#Game

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The way I look at it is, if you're going to get hurt you're going to get hurt. It's baseball. If you think about getting hurt, the chances are better you're going to get hurt.
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#Baseball

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I had a treatment done right after the season because I wanted to get some of that pain away before I start in training in a couple of weeks,
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#Pain

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This doesn't rank. This is just another win. Maybe you guys look at me and think, 'Man, he's stupid.' Hey, everybody knows how I feel, and it's all about winning games.
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#Man

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He made the choice. We have great players on our team that can do just as good a job.
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#Choice

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It's amazing. I think you guys have a good taste of how crazy they are down in the Dominican. This is real big for our country.
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#Taste

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It's exciting having our people yelling. It takes me back to when I was playing down in the Dominican in Little League, having my parents and my friends yelling. It's great.
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#People

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Our job is trying to get ready for the season, but we want to win this tournament and represent our country well.
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#Trying

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I don't look at the home runs and RBI. All that is good. I always look at the negative things I did.
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#Home

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It's awesome when you hear people compare yourself with Barry,
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#People

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The only way you win a Gold Glove [in the infield] is if you have a good first baseman. If I don't help them out, they don't win. I want them to feel confident that they can throw the ball anywhere and I'll get it.
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#Gold

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The last four years, I finished in the top five. This was my year. It's exciting. It's a great honor.
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#Honor