13 Total Quotes

Alfonso Soriano Quotes

[Mark] Teixeira and [Hank] Blalock are power hitters. I'm not on their level. I'm a line-drive hitter who steals bases. Manny [Ramirez], David Ortiz, Alex [Rodriguez], those guys are power hitters.
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#Power

We have a day off tomorrow and will think about the baseball we've played the last two weeks. After that, we'll get back to baseball.
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#Baseball

Look, I know that there are people who are racist, but what surprised me was that he was so open about it. I know there is racism out there, but many people don't express it like that.
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#People

I just told him I'm confident. I had a couple bad games, but I'm comfortable at the plate. He's like my father. I like when he talks to me.
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#Games

My agent told me there were a couple of teams interested. I said I don't want to worry about it. I said if it happens, call me. But don't tell me who the teams are. Don't say anything about it until it happens.
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#Worry

I have no choice. I love the game. I hope I stay healthy and I hope they play me there every day because I love the game.
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#Choice

I had a meeting with the GM and Robinson and I said, 'If you put me in left field I'm not sure I'm ready to go there. So I don't know why they put me there.
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#Field

They wanted me to feel at home. That's good. Those people love me here and that makes me feel good.
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#Home

I've only played four, five games out there. It's going to take me time to feel comfortable out there.
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#Games

You can have the talent, but mentally is the main thing. I think I can do it. I will work at it and see how it goes.
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#Talent

The most important thing is I'm having fun like I used to and still feel the same way about the game. I'm enjoying every game and giving one-hundred percent in the field.
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#Fun

Ballplayers are soldiers, and we have to play where we're told to. At the beginning I didn't want to, but I don't have control of the situation -- and after all, I thought it's just for a year.
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#Beginning

I hit it very hard.
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#Hard