23 Total Quotes

Ryan Howard Quotes

Whatever they ask me to do, you give it a shot and see what goes on.
Ryan Howard
#Ask

Not really. You're trying to do the same thing (Pat Burrell) did. You're just trying to go up there and have a good (at-bat) and get your pitch.
Ryan Howard
#Trying

Every game is tight. Every game is a must-win. You've got to go out there and handle your business. Hopefully, you're there at the end.
Ryan Howard
#Business

It's all a matter of being able to get the experience and get used to it. I'm not really worried about it.
Ryan Howard
#Experience

If we make the playoffs, you can ask me that question again.
Ryan Howard
#Ask

I'm supposed to come up [from Triple-A] and struggle, but I know what's at stake and I'm doing what I do. I'm just trying to fit in.
Ryan Howard
#Struggle

Things just started falling in. You never want to see anyone hurt or injured, but I just came up and tried to make the most of my opportunity.
Ryan Howard
#Hurt

As soon as I touched home plate I knew that question was coming. As far as hitting left-handers, I think it's a matter of seeing them down here. The more I see them the more things I can pick up and take into the season.
Ryan Howard
#Home

People will probably look at it that way.
Ryan Howard
#People

For me, it's just a part of the process in trying to get ready. There are still some things out there that I want to try to get better at.
Ryan Howard
#Trying

I don't know. I saw the travel list [Friday]. The first thing that came to my mind, well, after [Friday] was hopefully we won't have the same thing [a sludge spill causing a typical three-hour trip to take more than five].
Ryan Howard
#Mind

Just keeping it real. I was at home. I think they were taking it out and were just getting ready to dry it.
Ryan Howard
#Home

The main thing right now is just going out and having fun. I know what I want to do. If I go out and have fun and relax, then all my goals should come true.
Ryan Howard
#Fun

It's a fun ride for all of us.
Ryan Howard
#Fun

I'm looking forward to Wednesday. It's fun to be a part of this. Jimmy continues to give us a big lift all the time, whether we're up or down.
Ryan Howard
#Fun

That set the tone in the wrong way. We made a couple of errors that didn't help Gavin - present company included.
Ryan Howard
#Company

I just got a good pitch to hit, a fastball up in the zone, and fortunately it landed on the other side of the fence.
Ryan Howard
#Fastball

It has to fire you up, even if it's a little bit. When something like that happens, it tends to get everyone going.
Ryan Howard
#Fire

Jim Thome has been hitting home runs long before I got here. He's over there doing what he's done his entire career. I'm still just trying to make a name for myself.
Ryan Howard
#Home

I think it gets guys fired up. If it doesn't fire you up, you've got issues.
Ryan Howard
#Fire

Wow, two wins in a row at home? That's big isn't it?
Ryan Howard
#Home

People are trying to play, they're not out there trying to mess up. That's just how the game goes sometimes. Somebody has to win and somebody has to lose and unfortunately we were on the losing end today. We know we're better than that.
Ryan Howard
#People

He used to try to overpower people, and in the minors, he could. He had to learn [to use his breaking pitches], and you could tell, just since last year, he did that.
Ryan Howard
#People