39 Total Quotes

Andy Pettitte Quotes

Andy Pettitte
I felt good. I stayed within myself. 'Bigg' hit the big home run.
Andy Pettitte
#Home

Andy Pettitte
It's a lot of pressure in these games. Really for me, the hardest thing was that I couldn't pitch going through that mentally, wishing that some of that could have been on me.
Andy Pettitte
#Games

Andy Pettitte
They've got some horses over there, and it's no different than us. It's going to be a battle. It's going to be a tough series.
Andy Pettitte
#Horses

Andy Pettitte
To tell you the truth, for me personally, there's a lot of pressure, ... I know I was putting a lot of pressure on myself for that reason 44 years, never been here.
Andy Pettitte
#Truth

Andy Pettitte
It's almost like I'm 24 again and I'm like, 'Man, we got to a World Series? It's unbelievable,'
Andy Pettitte
#Man

Andy Pettitte
To tell you the truth, for me, personally, (there's) a lot of pressure. ... The opportunity to get here was just right in front of us, ... And I think like I've been saying for me, this is right there with my first trip in '96.
Andy Pettitte
#Opportunity

Andy Pettitte
I've had a lot of chances to pitch in a lot of big games with New York and it's helped me I think to be able to relax and to be able to calm myself down,
Andy Pettitte
#Games

Andy Pettitte
When anyone asks me so far, I just smile, you know, like I can't believe it, ... Because I can't believe it.
Andy Pettitte
#Smile

Andy Pettitte
It's helped me be able to relax and calm myself down again, ... I guess I'm just having fun now.
Andy Pettitte
#Fun

Andy Pettitte
I was just terrible. I made terrible pitches. I didn't make any quality pitches at all.
Andy Pettitte
#Quality

Andy Pettitte
Give them a lot of credit: When I made a bad pitch, they took advantage of it.
Andy Pettitte
#Advantage

Andy Pettitte
While running around, I'm watching the whole time. I jumped out of the way and it still got me. It was chasing me, I couldn't get away from it.
Andy Pettitte
#Running

Andy Pettitte
I was so bad the other night, I can't get a read off that. I was so bad as far as trying to put the ball where I wanted to.
Andy Pettitte
#Night

Andy Pettitte
I was so bad the other night, ... I just left a lot of balls right in the hitting zone.
Andy Pettitte
#Night

Andy Pettitte
Yankee Stadium. Things go on here. You can write a book about it.
Andy Pettitte
#Books And Reading

Andy Pettitte
It doesn't get any more exciting than what we went through in the last series with Boston. I think it was more a World Series for Boston. [But] this is the World Series. We'll be ready for that.
Andy Pettitte
#Boston

Andy Pettitte
To tell you the truth, I don't think it even entered my mind at first. But as soon as someone came up to me [after the Game 6 debacle] and told me that I might be doing it, I knew it. I knew they had me.
Andy Pettitte
#Mind

Andy Pettitte
I can't make that mistake. I threw a changeup and left it up. I pride myself on trying not to make mistakes like that, and I've done a good job of it for the most part. I was upset with the pitch.
Andy Pettitte
#Pride

Andy Pettitte
These guys have a good team, and they have a very good lineup also. They'll battle you for at-bats and won't swing at a whole lot of bad pitches.
Andy Pettitte
#Bats

Andy Pettitte
I've pitched an awful lot of postseason games and I don't think I have one complete game yet, ... That's just amazing to do that in the postseason.
Andy Pettitte
#Games

Andy Pettitte
I'm like a kid in a candy store, again, though, because I missed out last year. So these postseason games are so different and I didn't have a chance to have those last year with the injury.
Andy Pettitte
#Games

Andy Pettitte
They've just shown unbelievable growth throughout the year, ... We just jelled really well together. Kind of like the early days when I was with New York. Not a whole lot of superstars or big-name players. We just did all the little things, made all the plays.
Andy Pettitte
#Growth

Andy Pettitte
I'm like a kid in a candy store …because I missed out last year, ... These postseason games are so different and I didn't have a chance to have those last year with the injury.
Andy Pettitte
#Games

Andy Pettitte
They've just shown unbelievable growth throughout the year. We just jelled really well together. Kind of like the early days when I was with New York. Not a whole lot of superstars or big-name players. We just did all the little things, made all the plays.
Andy Pettitte
#Growth

Andy Pettitte
We got the win, that's all that matters. It was a struggle again, that's for sure. My command wasn't great, my location wasn't good at all.
Andy Pettitte
#Struggle

Andy Pettitte
I'm embarrassed. I feel like I need to go around to every man and apologize.
Andy Pettitte
#Man

Andy Pettitte
[Webb] threw a great game. What can you say? We were beating the ball into the ground all night.
Andy Pettitte
#Night

Andy Pettitte
There's no doubt. The elbow hasn't allowed me to over-pitch. It's helped me be more consistent. If I was healthy, I'd probably get stupid and rare back and just try to throw hard sometimes.
Andy Pettitte
#Doubt

Andy Pettitte
I was having some serious difficulty pushing off the rubber with my foot. Basically, for a couple innings, I was in survival mode out there. I was trying to sink everything and trying to put it in the corners.
Andy Pettitte
#Difficulty

Andy Pettitte
I was having trouble pushing off. It just got to that point.
Andy Pettitte
#Trouble