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Jimmy Collins
We need to be getting loose balls and long rebounds and our guards haven't taken it upon themselves to be that aggressive. The ruggedness you need for guards...as a whole, we don't have it yet.
Jimmy Collins
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I was totally shocked when I was told after the innings that I took only 81 balls and completed the century.
Kamran Akmal
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Billy Donovan
I was getting frustrated watching balls go up from the three-point line, when those guys are standing 1-on-1 in the post with a guy 6-6 guarding them. It's hard sometimes. I'm constantly preaching to (Green and guard Lee Humphrey), 'When you're open, let it go.' Sometimes you have to change your thought processes.
Billy Donovan
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This wind here is rough and balls tend to hang, plus this is a very hard infield.
Laura Fleming
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[His manager and teammates, however, have their doubts.] You see guys get hit by balls in batting practice once in a while, ... But not the starting pitcher. Incredible.
Craig Biggio
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Casey Stengel
You have to have a catcher because if you don't you're likely to have a lot of passed balls.
Casey Stengel
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What he does a good job of doing is throwing strikes and getting ground balls. He got a lot of ground balls today.
Matt Smith
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I told my guys to maintain their composure. What I wasn't counting on was bad passes, missed shots, balls bouncing off of our legs, things like that.
Bill Sambrookes
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We got a lot of balls in the box and we got a lot of [scoring] opportunities. We finished them off.
Eric Sims
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There are certain guys who get good jumps on balls, and there are other guys who see the bat head coming through and they know where the ball's going. That's Adam. You just take it for granted.
Craig Biggio
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Bronson Arroyo
I didn't want to feed him fastballs. I threw him some breaking balls off the plate.
Bronson Arroyo
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The umpire did the best he could, but some pitches were so far out. You can't call balls one and two feet over the batters head strikes.
Bob Tomlinson
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We started playing well in the district tournament. Even though we lost, we played a strong game. Had some balls bounce the wrong way. I think the kids took something out of that.
Steve Hudson
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We made some key plays defensively in the second half. We got our hands on some balls, got some important stops and got a little out of everybody.
Dave Krauth
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Tim Henman
I just had to be patient, hold my own serve and make him hit as many balls as possible.
Tim Henman
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Charlie Manuel
If you're patient, you'll get pitches to hit. [Howard's] been chasing some bad balls.
Charlie Manuel
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I've been more pleased at where things are with the passing. Our offense is starting to click, we're blocking balls and we're playing with some emotion -- some joy. And we've gotta do the same thing [tonight].
Mark Pavlik
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With Nikki pitching, or Taylor pitching, there aren't many balls hit to our fielders, and when there is one, our defense came up real big and made the plays. Even if there was a hit, we're not getting rattled. The six seniors kind of hold us together.
Steve Ryan
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Ken played fantastic and didn't miss more than five or six balls all the way through.
Matthew Stevens
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But I should have known better. I'd been watching these guys hanging breaking balls and walking the bases loaded every day from March through September. I knew, I knew, I knew better than anybody that if I kept relying on them in pressure situations their true colors were going to come out eventually, and that's what you saw tonight.
Grady Little
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We kept knocking balls out of bounds, I don't know what it was. Some of the guys I expected to play their normal game, which is a pretty steady game, and they didn't play well. We didn't seem to hold the middle of the field real well.
Tim Kearney
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We had passed balls and wild pitches and that was another momentum shift. In that sense, we helped them move into scoring position.
Marissa Chovanec
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Tom Glavine
With three balls, Willie told me to put him on. That took care of it for me. I was intent on trying to make pitches and get back. ... Regardless of what his numbers say, he's still capable of doing a lot of things. He's the guy you don't want beating you.
Tom Glavine
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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
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I'm used to catching six or seven balls a game, so this is definitely new to me. It's not like I'm complaining. I know I have to play my way onto the field, and then everything will fall in place.
Roddy White
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They were playing harder. They were getting after loose balls, long rebounds. We had to match their energy. In the third quarter and fourth quarter, we did a much better job.
Byron Scott
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Mike Montgomery
He's got to fight his way through it. He's got to get rebounds, defend, (get) loose balls and pass. Eventually, it'll all work itself out.
Mike Montgomery
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Bobby Cox
I know Rem gave up some balls hit hard. But he's free and easy and, as far as I know, he has no pain. He's got some life. As long as he keeps building his arm up, we'll see how it goes.
Bobby Cox
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He threw a couple of high-school balls on Sunday, ... You don't expect an NFL quarterback to throw passes like that. If the Dolphins' defense had better coverage, they could've broken the game open.
Cris Carter
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They rolled some balls through the infield and got some hits, and then Hammond comes in and slips a little bit. But we should make some of those plays.
Jerry Narron
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