17 Total Quotes

Rick Jones Quotes

We did not pitch as well out of the bullpen as we needed to. We left some balls up, and they took advantage of it. We had a chance to win late and didn't, and we left a couple of guys at third base with less than two out. I was pleased with our effort today, but there are no moral victories.
Rick Jones
#Balls

We're appreciative of the Washington Nationals for providing us with a tremendous venue. And I believe we have an opportunity from an attendance standpoint, based on past history, to do some special things this spring.
Rick Jones
#Opportunity

The people at Texas Tech have been unbelievable,
Rick Jones
#People

I was hoping to have a night like this so we could get a feel for what we could be if we put it all together. We got a good feel.
Rick Jones
#Night

We play defense very well and transition well. The other thing we do well is taking the ball off opponent's feet. Our team doesn't shy away from that.
Rick Jones
#Defense

Our guys had to grow up a lot. That's part of the whole business of starting four new guys back there. We laid the challenge down to those guys and I'm proud of them.
Rick Jones
#Business

People are still very cautious. There's a lot of anxiety about how much more water we can take.
Rick Jones
#Anxiety

That's the way a football team is supposed to work. The defense helps special teams, special teams helps the offense, and the offense helps the defense. Everybody helps each other. That's really the way it is when it's working well, and it was working well (Friday).
Rick Jones
#Defense

The creativity is great. The kids really love this event and it always draws a huge crowd.
Rick Jones
#Creativity

All we know is what we got from last year's club. Our knowledge of them is very limited.
Rick Jones
#Knowledge

The work that these subcommittees have done is not being disregarded. Just because visioning subcommittee members were not (selected) does not mean the subcommittees are getting ignored.
Rick Jones
#Work

I have the same feeling, you know. We're taxpayers providing a service to the needy, and somebody's taking advantage, and that is wrong.
Rick Jones
#Service

We're getting a little bit of interest on that now.
Rick Jones
#Interest

I think it's turned into one of the top five leagues in college baseball. There is just a lot of tremendous tradition.
Rick Jones
#Baseball

For a state to recognize the value of these notification systems and allow the use of 911 funds to purchase them is pretty unusual. They are a good addition as long as they don't diminish from the 911 operations.
Rick Jones
#Value

We won't always make it in five years but that's the goal. Computers will last more than five years. Some are now 8 to 10 years old and we actually wish they would die.
Rick Jones
#Computers

This area has needed improvement for many years. It's reached a point that a total reconstruction is the only option.
Rick Jones
#Improvement