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Defensively, we did some things tonight you don't like to see and gave them the opportunity to get some guys in scoring position.
Jerry Narron
#Opportunity

He did a little bit of running. We'll see how he feels (today).
Jerry Narron
#Running

I personally would love to see this thing played Nov. 1. Anything that promotes baseball around the world is outstanding. But there needs to be a long look at what time of year it's played.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

We got what we needed, they got what they needed. A lot of times people get caught up in, 'We got the better end of that trade.' But if you fill holes, it doesn't matter what the guy you traded does.
Jerry Narron
#People

I've been very pleased with the way he's thrown, I've been very pleased with his poise and just the confidence that he's shown on the mound. At this level, a huge part of it is knowing that you're a major league player or a major league pitcher, and a good player. I think he knows that. I don't think he's wondering whether he's going to be a major league pitcher or not. That's huge for some guys. Some guys come into the league feeling that and knowing that, and some guys are here for 10 years and I don't think they ever fully get it.
Jerry Narron
#Confidence

He's very talented. I know people have been expecting big things from him, and hopefully it'll happen here.
Jerry Narron
#People

If somebody from our team is going to catch it, Jason LaRue would be a logical choice. Jason probably hasn't even thought about it.
Jerry Narron
#Choice

When you know you're fighting for that last spot on the roster, there's a lot of pressure. And it's not an easy situation to be in for guys. It's part of the game. It's what [Cruz] is dealing with. But he's not the only one.
Jerry Narron
#Fighting

I see Wily Mo trying.
Jerry Narron
#Trying

With the circumstances, I have no problem with it.
Jerry Narron
#Circumstances

We just did not want to go back to Boston,
Jerry Narron
#Boston

Going into the series, if you said we were going to go back to Boston with a 3-2 lead, everybody would have been happy. But things had changed.
Jerry Narron
#Boston

Wayne and I have the same type of ideas on ways to turn this organization around. We believe in guys earning their way, not just giving it to them.
Jerry Narron
#Ideas

A parent of one of the girls offered to fly down and pick me up and take me back for every game.
Jerry Narron
#Girls

I believe in Major League Baseball, you have to continue to adjust and you have to continue to get better. If they do that, they have a chance to have very good years.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

I really believe you earn things in this game. When you're on the disabled list 133 games, you haven't earned the right to come in 17 pounds overweight.
Jerry Narron
#Games

He's willing to work. Anyone who says he's not hasn't been around him enough to know. He gets frustrated at times. But he's not a lazy guy.
Jerry Narron
#Work

I don't know, but funk or not, I like seeing him out there, ... He's a gamer, plays hurt, has played in a lot of games this year that a lot of guys would not have played.
Jerry Narron
#Hurt

I like the idea of guys earning their way there. A lot of people are going to have to make it.
Jerry Narron
#People

Being able to see the entire country over the last 30-some years has really made me realize just how great of an area we have here. I always look forward to coming back.
Jerry Narron
#Country

Everybody in baseball has the idea that this guy is going to have a big year. If I was Austin, I wouldn't like hearing my name brought up about being traded. But the good thing about it is it means a lot of people in baseball like him. That part of it should be flattering.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

He's very knowledgeable and he's got a lot of energy. He's definitely going to try to make things happen.
Jerry Narron
#Energy

We played like it was the second game of a doubleheader with a rain delay tacked on. That's how we played.
Jerry Narron
#Delay

We've got a lot of young, or inexperienced guys, getting a tremendous opportunity. If they want to pitch in the big leagues, they've got to step it up.
Jerry Narron
#Opportunity

After Edwin hit the ball out of the ball park, even his defense stepped up. He made a couple of nice defensive plays. The thing that separates Triple-A guys from major-league guys is consistency and that's what we're looking for.
Jerry Narron
#Defense

I had no clue that was his third concussion. In baseball, that's unusual.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

Baseball 101 -- it's easier to come up on a bad hop than it is to go down on one.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

We're going to try and stretch him out the best we can the rest of the way.
Jerry Narron
#Rest

I was very impressed with the way he received the baseball. He's a good catcher. He gets rid of the ball quick. The more I saw of him, the more I liked him.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball

As long as I have been in baseball, he is one of the most respected and most well-liked players by his teammates I have ever seen. Everybody here really thinks a lot of him, not only as a ballplayer but as a person.
Jerry Narron
#Baseball