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John Cohen Quotes

He has really found a way to throw breaking balls in the strike zone. Guys start sitting on the breaking ball, then he blows a 95-mile-per-hour fastball by them.
John Cohen
#Balls

The hurricane disaster tells us that each layer of government has a role in responding and recovering from ultracatastrophic events and that no one level can do it alone. But Arizona is ahead of the game.
John Cohen
#Disaster

[The breakdown of emergency communications will be a key topic at hearings planned on Capitol Hill. Disaster response experts hope the Katrina chaos will] serve as a wake-up call, ... in the first major test of our emergency response capabilities after September 11, we see once again our Achilles heel is the total meltdown of the infrastructure we rely on for communication.
John Cohen
#Disaster

We only had 10 hits but we could have easily had 20 because we scalded the baseball today. I thought our at bats were very good today so I'm was pleased with that.
John Cohen
#Baseball

He had some severe pains. He had to take some medication for it, so we just told him to go home and get some sleep, and get ready to go tomorrow.
John Cohen
#Medication

Florida is a very talented club that hasn't found their stride yet, haven't figured it out yet ... . I know how good those kids are, and I know they've just not doing what they're capable of doing. You just hope they don't figure it out here.
John Cohen
#Club

We just keep making hard contact but we're hitting it right at people and they are making remarkable plays defensively. It just keeps happening over and over again so we're hoping the luck starts going our way.
John Cohen
#People

I just love being with those kids. They love baseball, and we just have a great time together.
John Cohen
#Baseball

To put things in perspective, you must remember that it is estimated that between one and three million kids, mainly, die of malaria every year in the endemic regions. So a vaccine that can protect with a 50 percent efficacy against the severe form of the disease has the possibility of protecting against many of these deaths,
John Cohen
#Kids

The problem about vaccines in the United States is the system for production and distribution is broken,
John Cohen
#United States

Arizona is looked at by the feds and other around the country as a model,
John Cohen
#Country

Craig is not going to overpower anybody, but he did what we needed and that is to work at least seven innings. He threw close to 120 pitches, and we felt like he was very comfortable in his delivery. Craig is the story of the game.
John Cohen
#Work

Tully definitely has the most team spirit.
John Cohen
#Spirit

We fought our butt off there at the end. Our kids aren't going to quit and they're going to fight their hearts out. They are going to keep coming after you and keep pressuring you.
John Cohen
#Kids

We feel like we have some power in the middle of our lineup, and pitchers have to expend a lot of energy to get through that middle. We have a nice mixture of speed and power, and we've been able to score some runs. It's been a lot of fun.
John Cohen
#Power

We made some great defensive plays when it really mattered. You work out of those situations some times and you just start believing its going to happen and tonight it did.
John Cohen
#Work

They have a great combination of speed and talent.
John Cohen
#Talent

I was in the household of about seven of those kids, in their homes recruiting them, four years ago. I know how good those kids are, and I know they're just not doing what they're capable of doing. You just hope they don't figure it out here.
John Cohen
#Kids

When you beat teams that are quality programs, quality teams, it means something to you.
John Cohen
#Quality

They were hitting line drives and playing at home in front of a nice crowd. You just have to find a way to get the ball on your side. Hopefully we can do that tomorrow.
John Cohen
#Home

Big Blue Nation was out in full force. It was great to see that many blue shirts in the stands.
John Cohen
#Force

They're as good as any team in the country.
John Cohen
#Country

He's a lot more athletic than people think. The big, strong guy is typically labeled a non-athlete. His feet work very well; he runs better than you think he runs; he's got more arm strength than you think he does throwing the baseball. I think he could be a left or right fielder. I think he could probably play third base, but he's so valuable for us at first base.
John Cohen
#People

He has a very bright professional future. If he came back, the sky would be the limit, because he's just starting to scratch the surface of what he's capable of. I think he could really blow this league up next year.
John Cohen
#Future