16 Total Quotes

Brandon Backe Quotes

It's going to be a little different when the games start rolling around, the electricity of the fans, just getting the season under way.
Brandon Backe
#Electricity

This was similar to last year for me, ... Going through the first three innings and not giving up a hit, I was thinking déjà vu all over again. It was really reminiscent of last year.
Brandon Backe
#Giving

Once I get going and try to give it a little oomph, it gives me that shooting pain, ... It's like someone stabbed me in that area.
Brandon Backe
#Pain

Once I get going and try to give it a little oomph, it gives me that shooting pain. It's like someone stabbed me in that area.
Brandon Backe
#Pain

I guess I'm just on a higher stage out there in the playoffs and more people are recognizing some of the little intangibles I do, and it makes me that much better.
Brandon Backe
#People

I've never been hurt there before. I asked some guys who had Tommy John surgery if that's how it starts and they said it was similar. But only the doctor can tell me for sure. Bottom line is I didn't complete my job. Obviously something is wrong and we'll get it checked. Best case scenario is it's just a tweak, worst case is something serious.
Brandon Backe
#Hurt

This whole game I felt like I did pretty good,
Brandon Backe
#Game

It's just a shame that I had to work so hard to get through the innings and get my pitch count up so I couldn't stay in the game a little longer.
Brandon Backe
#Game

My balls were moving, I had life on the fastball, and I was jamming them pretty much for most of the night. A couple of pitches they took advantage of, and that wasn't even the home runs. Those were just singles.
Brandon Backe
#Fastball #Balls

I hate being taken out of the game from the mound. It's just a pet peeve of mine. I never want that to happen. I always want to be taken out while I'm in the dugout, but it was definitely time for me to come out.
Brandon Backe
#Game

I try to pitch every game like it's a World Series game, ... I try not to give up any runs and, if I do, to give up less runs than we score.
Brandon Backe
#World Series

My dad (Harold) moved 20 miles in three hours yesterday. He still has 100 miles to go, ... I have friends out there. I don't know where they are.
Brandon Backe
#Dad

The success that I had alone in the playoffs last year helps me relax. Helps me just basically know that I'm not going to let the playoff atmosphere affect me in any way because I've been through it before and I've also succeeded.
Brandon Backe
#Atmosphere

The success that I had last year against (the Cardinals) is definitely a big confidence boost, and it just allows me to know inside that I can defeat them and do well against them,
Brandon Backe
#Confidence

I just want to go out there and give my team a good outing and keep us in the ball game as long as possible.
Brandon Backe
#Ball Game