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Brad Ausmus Quotes

Brad Ausmus
He's tough to compare to anyone, I think, because of not only his success but the longevity of his success. I mean, who pitches for 20-some years and has only one losing season and at the age of 43 has a sub-2.00 ERA?
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#Longevity

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He's the face of baseball in the city of Houston.
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#Baseball

Brad Ausmus
I was tired of waiting. I had to get ready for the game. Now, if I had known we were going to get beaten 11-2, I would have stayed and gotten the ring.
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#Game

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It was a great baseball game,
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#Baseball

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I don't know if you can expect that every night.
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#Night

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She's part of the reason he came here to pitch.
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#Reason

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If he had any type of run support, he'd have 20 wins easily. He's been that impressive. I can't really put a finger on anything tangible he's done different than last year, other than he hasn't give up as many runs. ... He hasn't changed his approach, he hasn't changed his stuff. His velocity hasn't gone up.
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#Support

Brad Ausmus
That might have been more relief. It was an outstanding ending to a very hard-fought game.
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#Ending

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In my mind, if I think it's close I'm going to tag him or throw the ball to first, or turn around and look at the umpire, show him the ball and get a definitive out call.
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#Mind

Brad Ausmus
Emotionally it's probably a little tougher to swallow (because of the suddenness). We've lost games before in the ninth inning. We'll have it well behind us when we get to St. Louis for Game 6.
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#Games

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Certainly, you would rather win it [at home] and get it out of the way,
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#Home

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He's got the mental fortitude to block everything out and just focus on the hitter, focus on the task and then execute the pitch to get that hitter out. Andy would be my guy.
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#Focus

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Not only to get the strikeout and get out of the inning, but you don't have to worry about facing Albert with the bases loaded.
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#Worry

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your hands get cold, your feet get cold, but if you can't find a way to keep your mind off that stuff in a World Series, you probably shouldn't be in it.
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#Mind

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Frankly, it's a little ridiculous that MLB would take control of that. This isn't their game.
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#Control

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I don't think he's moving out here to be living close to me, per se, ... I think the idea of living in this climate and his affinity to golf is a big attraction for Baggy. There are tons of golf courses out here, but I've never played golf with him out here.
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#Living

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He tried to act like he was happy for us and smiled, but you could tell it was eating him up inside, ... He came here with Roger hoping for the promise of the postseason and the World Series. But after he had that surgery, his season ended.
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#World Series

Brad Ausmus
He tried to act like he was happy for us and smiled, but you could tell it was eating him up inside. He came here with Roger hoping for the promise of the postseason and the World Series. But after he had that surgery, his season ended.
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#World Series

Brad Ausmus
The most important thing is that he can use his right arm again. I know he's going to get this surgery to remove the bone spurs. You never know what can happen. You hope after the surgery, a month later, his range of motion is better, he's feeling great and who knows, maybe he can play again. But at this point, it's a quality of life issue. Not a career issue.
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#Quality Of Life

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He was the one guy that anyone could and would come to if they had a question. And also the one guy that if he said something in front of a group everyone would listen. I think he'll be around a little bit. I don't think he's going to be a ghost.
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#Ghosts

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When you have a record like that, it's got to be some luck. But he's also one of the best pitchers in the league and certainly that's a big part of it.
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#Pitchers

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It was just a much more important game for us than them, ... I don't think they are worried about making the playoffs. We're fighting for our lives.
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#Game

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When you have a record like that against a particular team, there has to be some luck involved as well. Roy is one of the best pitchers in the league. If anyone would have a chance to go undefeated against a particular team, it would be him.
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#Pitchers

Brad Ausmus
It's a combination of things. When you have a record like that, it's got to be some luck. But he's also one of the best pitchers in the league and certainly that's a big part of it.
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#Pitchers

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This was a much more important game for us than for the Cardinals. We're fighting for our lives at this point. We're the ones in a pennant race. They're umpteen games up with a month to go.
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#Games #Game