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Charlie Manuel
He's hitting singles, doubles, triples, homers, and he's making plays in the field. He brings an energy to the club.
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#Energy

Charlie Manuel
He has been trying a little bit too hard. He gets in a little funk, but he'll bust it and come out of it. He's fine. I don't worry about him.
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#Trying

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I see how he's hitting the ball. He's not killing the ball by no means, but he's hit some balls. He's had good swings on.
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#Killing

Charlie Manuel
In his first two at-bats after the home run his swing got a little long. But on the double he got through it with a quick, short stroke.
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#Home

Charlie Manuel
You know how people been asking me about Howard getting pitched around? I guess you have to put Franklin behind him. He scared him into pitching to him.
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#People

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Yeah, he had some trouble in that first inning and gave up four runs. He just had a little trouble getting the ball down. But he's fine. He had his breaking ball working real good.
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#Trouble

Charlie Manuel
He was rusty. He could be in a tough spot because we haven't seen him much, but that didn't hurt him today.
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#Hurt

Charlie Manuel
I don't want to pin that down, but it would be tough. We have to work him up slowly so he can play nine [innings].
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#Work

Charlie Manuel
I've got confidence in those guys. Both of them have real good stuff. They can win, believe me.
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#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
Every one of these games is getting more crucial. We have to get it done.
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#Games

Charlie Manuel
That's when you've got to pick yourself up, man.
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#Man

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The games you're supposed to win are the games where you get chances, ... You'll always look back and say, 'Holy [cow], we didn't get it done.'
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#Games

Charlie Manuel
I think his confidence level [is] up. I think everything about [him] is good. He came a long way, but I think all that is the development of a player.
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#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
We're playing with a lot of confidence. We're starting to get it.
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#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
Our destiny is in our hands. If we're going to win the East or be a wild-card team, now's the time to step up. Right now we're kind of even, so we're going to see how good we are.
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#Destiny

Charlie Manuel
We got to win on the homestand, and we probably got to start taking two out of three the rest of the season. We've got 25 games to play, and we've got to win some games. All those (contending) teams aren't going to play .500.
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#Rest

Charlie Manuel
They both relaxed and got their swings in. They can hit the big home run. That?s what we were looking for, and that?s what we needed.
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#Home

Charlie Manuel
He started having trouble with his command. He started to get the ball up. It looked like he started to overthrow the ball.
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#Trouble

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Even more impressive was, when he got in trouble, he pitched better,
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#Trouble

Charlie Manuel
The fact that he has talent plays into it.
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#Talent

Charlie Manuel
We get pitching like we have been, we have to win those games. Pitching like we got, that's good enough to win any game. Our players know that. We have to generate more offense.
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#Games

Charlie Manuel
He has talent. He can do some things. He has a lot of tools and is more patient at the plate. In Spring Training, his swing was out of control.
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#Talent

Charlie Manuel
I worry about my pitching, and I'm sure other guys worry.
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#Worry

Charlie Manuel
The guys were working and fighting hard every game to win. That's what we want and how we want to build as the regular season starts.
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#Fighting

Charlie Manuel
He likes to yap. He's got a good personality to him.
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#Personality

Charlie Manuel
Kirby's my friend. He was my favorite player because of the way he played. Kirby had all that energy, and was flamboyant. He carried a big smile. I called Kirby a natural leader.
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#Energy

Charlie Manuel
Lieber might be a guy that we'd consider, ... Myers, too. Lieber has experience. Myers is young and strong... . We'll have to figure it out.
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#Experience

Charlie Manuel
We had a lot of guys up and hollering, ... even the guys who weren?t having good games. They were chirping in the dugout and down the hallway. These guys definitely want to beat the Marlins.
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#Games

Charlie Manuel
I wish we would fill up our ballpark every night. I think our players would definitely like that, too. That's just kind of how it is. We just have to keep going. They'll come if we win.
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#Night

Charlie Manuel
When he got in trouble, he got better. Whether we helped him, I don't know. We just couldn't get the hit when we needed it.
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#Trouble