38 Total Quotes

Mike Hargrove Quotes

Mike Hargrove
He didn't have command of anything. He got away with some hanging breaking balls early, but he didn't get away with the one he threw to Barajas. It wasn't a good night for Felix.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
He didn't have command of anything, ... He got away with some hanging breaking balls early, but he didn't get away with the one he threw to Barajas. It wasn't a good night for Felix.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
We gave up four quick ones and never got back in it. We didn't even hit many balls hard.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
I thought he threw the ball well today. He had some rough luck that one inning. I think he threw the ball well, and we were ale to get his work in.
Mike Hargrove
#Luck

Mike Hargrove
I didn't like it that our guys threw so many balls. They were all throwing strikes pitching in the bullpen. It is amazing what happens when you put a hitter at the plate.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
We hit the ball pretty decently today, but right at people. Just like last night.
Mike Hargrove
#Night

Mike Hargrove
He threw a lot of strikes and got a lot of ground balls. I really expected him to throw a complete game. But the Angels have an awfully good ballclub and you have to keep them down when they are down.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
If I DH Morse, I don't have a middle infielder to use later in the game. When I have him in left field (to start the game), I do have the option to use him in the infield later.
Mike Hargrove
#Game

Mike Hargrove
Matt has been a good big-league player. We'll make the switch to get him some at-bats ... give Jeremy time to regroup. If Matt swings and plays the way Matt can, it will make things interesting.
Mike Hargrove
#Bats

Mike Hargrove
A pretty impressive debut, rough luck there in the first inning, but he threw the ball well. He got better as he went along. We'll increase his pitch count the next outing.
Mike Hargrove
#Luck

Mike Hargrove
After the walks some people will wonder why Carl swung at the first pitch, but I didn't have a problem with it. We had one of our big guns at the plate. I'd rather have him swinging there.
Mike Hargrove
#People

Mike Hargrove
I thought our pitching was pretty good today. The Angels have a good team but we pitched well, hit pretty well and defensively played well. That one lapse in the sixth inning hurt us, obviously.
Mike Hargrove
#Angels

Mike Hargrove
When I say Dan Wilson is one of the good guys, for me, that's the ultimate compliment. Very few of us, in all walks of life, rarely say and do the same thing. There's nothing phony about Dan Wilson. He talks the talk and walks the walk. Anytime someone like that leaves, we're all worse off for it.
Mike Hargrove
#Compliments

Mike Hargrove
He'll pitch at least one simulated game and probably a 'B' game. We want to get him to the 50- to 55-pitch level before he leaves.
Mike Hargrove
#Game

Mike Hargrove
He's one-for-three as an outfielder. That's catching balls, not hitting.
Mike Hargrove
#Balls

Mike Hargrove
The only redeeming thing about this game is, it's over.
Mike Hargrove
#Game

Mike Hargrove
I'm really trying not to go off the deep end bragging about this guy. I'd love to tell you the flowery things I'm thinking, but common sense tells me I shouldn't go down that road.
Mike Hargrove
#Bragging

Mike Hargrove
I think it was a good learning situation for him. I really do. [But] it scared the [heck] out of me.
Mike Hargrove
#Learning

Mike Hargrove
I honestly believe what we're seeing is Joel getting confidence and arm strength, ... We're just seeing him get strong and believe in that strength. He had a great changeup.
Mike Hargrove
#Confidence

Mike Hargrove
the thing sat up and hissed at us, with those nasty teeth showing. We had guys running out of its way.
Mike Hargrove
#Running

Mike Hargrove
I saw a stat that said Guerrero has 14 homers against Seattle in 34 games the past two years. That's a ton of homers against one club.
Mike Hargrove
#Games

Mike Hargrove
I honestly believe what we're seeing is Joel gaining confidence and arm strength,
Mike Hargrove
#Confidence

Mike Hargrove
I hate to use those two matchup guys, Sherrill and Putz, that early. They both did a great job and gave us a chance to do what we did later.
Mike Hargrove
#Hate

Mike Hargrove
With no outs and a runner on second, it's a good play. It was his choice to get the runner over like that, and it was his second great bunt in two nights.
Mike Hargrove
#Choice

Mike Hargrove
I'm interested to see him. I don't know that we'll see him at full strength, but I'm kind of interested in seeing what he can do for us.
Mike Hargrove
#Strength

Mike Hargrove
He'll get worked real hard,
Mike Hargrove
#Hard

Mike Hargrove
a good kid whose heart is in the right place, who made a mistake two years ago.
Mike Hargrove
#Heart

Mike Hargrove
I'm not going to talk about the umpire. Let's talk about something we can control. The first two innings were very non-typical of his outings this year.
Mike Hargrove
#Control

Mike Hargrove
The first couple of innings, he was struggling with his mechanics. He had trouble throwing strikes. It was not typical of his outings so far, but to his credit, he settled down and pitched very well the rest of the way.
Mike Hargrove
#Trouble

Mike Hargrove
I'm not going to talk about the umpire. Let's talk about something we can control, ... The first two innings were very non-typical of his outings this year.
Mike Hargrove
#Control