41 Total Quotes

Reggie Sanders Quotes

Reggie Sanders
He's a faithful guy, ... He's worked really hard this year to show this team that he's worthy, and now to get the opportunity to do this for the first time ... I'm just so very excited for him.
Reggie Sanders
#Faithfulness

Reggie Sanders
It's huge, because getting one RBI in a week (is tough), ... You get six in one game and with the postseason pressure that that involves, it's a great day.
Reggie Sanders
#Game

Reggie Sanders
It's huge, because getting one RBI in a week (is tough). You get six in one game and with the postseason pressure that that involves, it's a great day.
Reggie Sanders
#Game

Reggie Sanders
[The return of injured players is] happening at the right time, ... because we'll need all the horses when we go into the postseason.
Reggie Sanders
#Horses

Reggie Sanders
It's hard to replay that.
Reggie Sanders
#Hard

Reggie Sanders
He worked a lot more away than normal. Then, he spotted inside later. And his fastball had better velocity.
Reggie Sanders
#Fastball

Reggie Sanders
You don't judge a team by its record, but its heart and tenacity, two things you either have or you don't have,
Reggie Sanders
#Heart

Reggie Sanders
When you get the juices going, when you're in the moment, ... it's very hard to calm down.
Reggie Sanders
#Calm

Reggie Sanders
It's good to have that good news and go from there. I've still got a lot of healing to go, so for me it's trying not to overdo it.
Reggie Sanders
#Healing

Reggie Sanders
You've seen a variety of teams having success and that creates a belief across baseball that if you stick together, great things can happen.
Reggie Sanders
#Baseball

Reggie Sanders
My first at-bat, my emotions were all over the place, ... So you really sit back and think about what was going on. . . . You learn over the course that it's all about how you can house those emotions.
Reggie Sanders
#Emotions

Reggie Sanders
What we're trying to do, ... is be as fine-tuned and honed-in on the small things as we can possibly be.
Reggie Sanders
#Trying

Reggie Sanders
For me, what stands out is perseverance, ... This game is very tough politically. Sometimes you realize you have talent, and you have to go out and prove it and continue to work.
Reggie Sanders
#Perseverance

Reggie Sanders
With experience, you learn how to house those emotions and focus on what you need to focus on, ... A lot of times you get too involved with outside forces instead of what you need to be worrying about.
Reggie Sanders
#Emotions

Reggie Sanders
It's him knowing himself and what he's capable of doing. And he has a knowledge of every hitter. He knows what he wants to do and he hits his spots consistently. That's why Roger is Roger.
Reggie Sanders
#Knowledge

Reggie Sanders
Who knows what's going to unfold when we get home? Nobody knows. All we know is this: Now we have a chance.
Reggie Sanders
#Home

Reggie Sanders
When you hit a home run in that situation, it is gratifying, ... Then when you hit home plate, then you've forgotten about it and you've got to move forward. So it's a lot of fun, but we've still got a long way to go.
Reggie Sanders
#Home

Reggie Sanders
I'm a lot older, experienced -- and you learn how to really house all the emotions that you may go through under the pressure, ... You know, for me, talking with Hal [McRae, the Cardinals' hitting coach], having a game plan and sticking with it and not altering it has been a plus, too. So really, it's just the experience, more than anything.
Reggie Sanders
#Emotions

Reggie Sanders
We all know if this team was full strength, what the outcome probably would have been. But for me, I think what sticks out the most is just the heart of players going out there hurt. Granted, things didn't turn out the way we wanted, but to me, I'm thinking about playing hurt [as opposed to] not playing at all. For guys to go out there and show heart, what more can you ask for?
Reggie Sanders
#Strength

Reggie Sanders
I know a lot of people want to think I was remembering that, but I wasn't,
Reggie Sanders
#People

Reggie Sanders
Everything is about timing, ... I had the luxury of when I came back for three weeks (in September) not to be under any pressure. I'm just glad things are paying off. There have been (other) times when I've been hot, but it was kind of shoved under the table. So now things are finally going in the right direction for me.
Reggie Sanders
#Luxury

Reggie Sanders
Everything is all about timing, ... I had the luxury of when I came back for three weeks not to be under any pressure, just get out there and do my thing. I think things are paying off.
Reggie Sanders
#Luxury

Reggie Sanders
Once I got off the pain medication I wasn't at the level I thought I was, ... I think the pain medication was talking more than the body was. But the time I got off the pain medication and I got here, it wasn't good.
Reggie Sanders
#Pain

Reggie Sanders
Yesterday I felt pretty good, but then I forgot I was on drugs. I got off the drugs last night and wasn't as good as I thought I was going to be. So, we just have to wait.
Reggie Sanders
#Drugs

Reggie Sanders
The most important thing is to key in on your emotions. Look at my first at-bat. My emotions were all over the place.
Reggie Sanders
#Emotions

Reggie Sanders
Well, it never gets old, ... It was fun. I'm not quite there yet with what's going on. When they say 'MVP,' it's numbing. It's not like it's over yet.
Reggie Sanders
#Fun

Reggie Sanders
Tony's one of the craftiest there is at trying to get the run in any way he can, ... Tony looks at the way a game is going and tries to create situations.
Reggie Sanders
#Trying

Reggie Sanders
It's exciting. We all know that postseason play is a lot of fun. It can make or break you, too.
Reggie Sanders
#Fun

Reggie Sanders
Well, it never gets old. It was fun. I'm not quite there yet with what's going on. When they say 'MVP,' it's numbing. It's not like it's over yet.
Reggie Sanders
#Fun

Reggie Sanders
Tony's one of the craftiest there is at trying to get the run in any way he can. Tony looks at the way a game is going and tries to create situations.
Reggie Sanders
#Trying