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Charlie Manuel
Things started to go our way. When that second ball to centre field fell in, I said, 'Man, this is all right.
Charlie Manuel
#Man

Charlie Manuel
Things started to go our way, ... When that second ball to center field fell in, I said, `Man, this is all right.
Charlie Manuel
#Man

Charlie Manuel
I saw him pitch good games when I was roving through the minor leagues. That tonight is an indication of how good he can be. He's got real good stuff. If you look up there, he can throw 94, 96 when he wants to.
Charlie Manuel
#Games

Charlie Manuel
I think competition is good. I think competition is outstanding. In this game here, you never have it made. That's why pitchers have a record. That's why players have batting averages. That's why last year's dead and gone. That's why yesterday's out of sight, too. Today's what we're doing.
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#Competition

Charlie Manuel
Yeah, I was surprised in a way. I guess Bobby figured (Hudson) would be his man.
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#Man

Charlie Manuel
We won the series. Hopefully, it'll be good enough. We have to find a way to make up two games somehow.
Charlie Manuel
#Games

Charlie Manuel
We need to get something going here at home. We've got to finish this month out on a big note and win some games.
Charlie Manuel
#Home

Charlie Manuel
That's how I show confidence in you. Now how you give yourself confidence is you go out there and pitch and are successful getting people out. Yeah, you're going to give up runs, but at the same time there also comes a time where you've got to start holding people.
Charlie Manuel
#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
We make mistakes and we can't overcome them. We couldn't get the big hit when we needed it.
Charlie Manuel
#Mistakes

Charlie Manuel
It's not like I'm trying to punish Ryan Howard, I'm a big Ryan Howard fan. I might leave him where he is. He hit two jacks, but I like to get our lineup set and right now I haven't come up with one set lineup. I'm just upset I didn't get to see [Howard's homer].
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#Trying

Charlie Manuel
If you helped two or three games, or tie up two or three games with a big hit, you did your job.
Charlie Manuel
#Games

Charlie Manuel
Those are the things we have to take care of. You know, if you make mistakes usually you get beat. That's what it all gets down to. Our pitching just wasn't there tonight.
Charlie Manuel
#Mistakes

Charlie Manuel
He has had big years. He won 20 games one year. He?s been kind of a steady guy, one who will give you 200 innings a year. He wins games. He is what you would call a command pitcher; he doesn?t walk a lot of guys. He pitches quick, gets the ball and throws it.
Charlie Manuel
#Games

Charlie Manuel
We have to do what we can do. They've got limited experience, but if things go our way, we can win games.
Charlie Manuel
#Experience

Charlie Manuel
After what happened the other night, I just said, 'What are you going to do?' ... You have to look ahead and keep going. That's all we can do. That is the thing to do.
Charlie Manuel
#Night

Charlie Manuel
We've been careful because it is so much different. This is the longest he's ever gone. He had some problems at the end of last year. It's something you have to teach your body to handle. He's still really young, so we want him to be good for a long time.
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#Problems

Charlie Manuel
We'll definitely pinch-hit him quite often. He adds a little bit more power off the bench. We need someone to hit homers. He has a more consistent chance to hit doubles and homers.
Charlie Manuel
#Power

Charlie Manuel
Since the season started, not only has he gained a lot of confidence, he also gained my confidence, ... He's come a long way. He's done a tremendous job for us. I have a lot of confidence in him. At the first of the year, I hadn't seen him a lot, and I didn't know a whole lot about him. But he's definitely gained my confidence in him. He's pitched very good. He's had a hell of a year for us. He's gone a long ways.
Charlie Manuel
#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
I think by him gaining confidence in himself, that gained my confidence in him,
Charlie Manuel
#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
Things started to go our way, ... When that second ball to center field fell in, I said, `Man, this is all right.'
Charlie Manuel
#Man

Charlie Manuel
I wish we could fill our ballpark every night. The players would like that, too. But that's just how it is. We've got to keep going. They'll come if we win.
Charlie Manuel
#Night

Charlie Manuel
We've stayed after it. We don't give in. We don't crumble. We have a lot of determination. We talk about that a lot. It comes back to having fun. When you don't tighten up, you don't think about losing.
Charlie Manuel
#Determination

Charlie Manuel
That's a tough base on balls. He had confidence is getting his curve over. He missed with it, and that's a big walk.
Charlie Manuel
#Confidence

Charlie Manuel
They've got all winter to rest.
Charlie Manuel
#Rest

Charlie Manuel
Ryan Howard is legit. And he's more than just a power hitter, too. He's capable of hitting for a high average, he's capable of hitting the ball to all fields ... he's done everything we wanted him to do, everything we asked him to do.
Charlie Manuel
#Power