21 Total Quotes

Rick Peterson Quotes

Chad started throwing that way because he couldn't make his varsity baseball team in high school.
Rick Peterson
#Baseball

The weeding out process is over. Most of the office closings are behind us. Unemployment has hit bottom and job recovery will only gain momentum in the months ahead.
Rick Peterson
#Office

The weeding out process is over, ... Most of the office closings are behind us. Unemployment has hit bottom and job recovery will only gain momentum in the months ahead.
Rick Peterson
#Office

It's a huge emotional lift for the club. It's the last step and you realize you have all your guys back.
Rick Peterson
#Club

Firms have been showing strong profit growth by getting by with fewer people, adding computers instead.
Rick Peterson
#Computers

We were trying to take him in a direction to grow and he wanted to cling to what he was doing before, ... He was a very limited pitcher. Sometimes, it takes longer to learn from our successes and our failures.
Rick Peterson
#Direction

I felt, ... like I got kicked in the soul.
Rick Peterson
#Soul

They've all been trying to bend over backwards to make sure we're OK. We'll have to wait and see; they've got a lot to do.
Rick Peterson
#Trying

They are targeting brokers like Savage who specialize in extremely high-net- worth individuals and institutions.
Rick Peterson
#Worth

He'll be ready when he's ready. He's been highly successful, and successful people make good decisions. He won't force the issue.
Rick Peterson
#Force

It was a confidence booster for all of us (with the starter role). Had we not had the need in the bullpen (last season) he would have stayed in the rotation.
Rick Peterson
#Confidence

To pitch like that should be a big confidence boost for him. His (bullpen sessions) have been outstanding, and he carried that into the game today. He was very impressive.
Rick Peterson
#Confidence

He has the aptitude to learn that. He understands he has the weapons it takes to flip a line-up three times and not become predictable.
Rick Peterson
#Weapons

That's all it is, it's about information. How could you not want to know if there's something that could be detected that could help these guys have long and productive careers? The major factor with this is to reduce the risk of injury rather than to enhance performance.
Rick Peterson
#Information

To me, that was worth the whole trip. I think he understands that young pitchers who settle into the big leagues quickly settle in not because they're fastball-curveball [pitchers], but because they're fastball-changeup.
Rick Peterson
#Worth

To me, that was worth the whole trip. I think he understands that young pitchers who settle into the big leagues quickly settle in not because they're fastball-curveball (pitchers) but because they're fastball-changeup.
Rick Peterson
#Worth

We talked, for example, about how Tiger Woods went out and won the Masters by 12 strokes and then decided that he needed a new swing. That was quite a statement.
Rick Peterson
#Example

Sometimes, less is more. You don't have to throw hard to be effective.
Rick Peterson
#Effective

There's a sense of urgency to win games.
Rick Peterson
#Games

Brian has all those things. For him, it's a lack of experience.
Rick Peterson
#Experience

It's the ability to take each hitter as a separate game. As a starter, you want to win a minimum of 18 'games.' That puts you through six innings. ... It's a matter of being very tough mentally.
Rick Peterson
#Ability