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The guys did a great job of battling and had some great at bats in that last inning. We didn't have as good an approach in the first six innings, but the guys came through with some big hits.
David Beasley
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We had some pretty good at-bats off [Carpenter]. We just couldn't find any holes. That's the way it goes sometimes. We were able to get some guys on but weren't able to get them in early. We did some little things right, we got some guys on, we got some walks. We take it one batter at a time and everybody tries to stay within their own limitations. We did that, we just didn't get the big hit to get them in.
Craig Biggio
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We didn't really swing the bats as a team tonight. That was really, to me, the difference.
Willie Randolph
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They were challenged to come out tonight and swing the bats. We lost to a good [Port Clinton] team, good pitcher, and we needed to redeem ourselves tonight.
Ray Neill
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We didn't swing the bats well early in the year, but we're starting to come around.
Dennis Braun
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Andy Pettitte
These guys have a good team, and they have a very good lineup also. They'll battle you for at-bats and won't swing at a whole lot of bad pitches.
Andy Pettitte
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I need to get at-bats and get myself ready. I'm confident about it.
David Bell
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I expect us to start swinging the bats pretty good. I'm confident we're going to start swinging the bats better.
Charlie Montoyo
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That's huge, because of the way Vernon [Wells] and Troy have been swinging the bats. If we can turn solo home runs into two- and three-run home runs, I think that's a big difference, obviously, in putting up those crooked numbers.
Reed Johnson
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It seems like we're not having good enough at-bats early on, especially with runners in scoring position. That leaves us well behind come the later innings. We try to post that big inning but we're too far down.
Ryan Patterson
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We ran ourselves out and took the bats out of some hands in a few innings. We made outs at bases we shouldn't have, trying to be too daring. If we would have played a little smarter we could have ended the game in five and saved some pitching. We wanted to take some chances going to second not third and home and we made some obvious misreads.
Vance Arnold
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As a coach, you're never satisfied. But the guys are working hard. We've had more competitive at-bats lately, more competitive games. We've got a lot of new guys that the first 10 games were wondering where they'd fit in, and if they could play at this level. They're starting to feel more comfortable with themselves. We'll get better.
Vance Law
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He's a dedicated player and he'll get some important at-bats. The real key is pitching. If our pitchers can keep us in the game we will be competitive. You can't sleep on any team in the Red Division or the county for that matter. From top to bottom the county is very solid.
Vin Abene
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(With) 500 at-bats, you're an everyday player, and I got that last year. So that proves I'm an everyday player ? but it's just not at the same position right now.
Bill Hall
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Johnny Damon
Some guys haven't gotten into the mode of swinging the bats real well.
Johnny Damon
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As a team, you feed off each other. We've really started to swing the bats well here in the last couple of weeks.
Linda Kalafatis
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The first step is to get him through a complete game -- three or four at-bats.
Eric Wedge
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We had a good start after the bats struggled in the first game.
Dick Adams
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We're starting to believe a little bit. We're starting to believe in our bats a little bit, and it's taken a long time to get there. That's big for us.
Dave Esquer
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Morgan Ensberg got hot and some other guys started swinging the bats a little bit.
Phil Garner
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I think the guys came together. We are starting to swing the bats a little bit.
Bob Bruglio
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With my toe tap, I need the at-bats to get ready. It's a timing thing.
Brian Giles
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The bats coming around to compliment our strong pitching.
Brian Gouin
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Christina bats seventh on this team. That's the type of hitting team we have. The bottom of the line-up is doing real well for us.
Mike Ledsome
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The current report only raises a hypothesis that the bats might be the source of the virus,
Liu Qi
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I have a lot of catching up to do. Here it is March 18th and I have six at-bats.
Brian Schneider
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We did a real good job finishing. We came out swinging our bats real good. Everybody, from top to bottom, hit the ball.
Greg Watkins
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We started off slow. Male was getting good pitching and we weren't swinging the bats that well, but we got going later on and the hits started to drop in for us. We haven't played in several days and it took us awhile to get going.
Donnie English
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I don't know what was different, ... But we swung the bats from the outset of the game. Maybe that was the difference. We went out with a more aggressive approach. We seem to go at him that way. In the past, he's made good pitches on us early in the count, he's gotten ahead and put us away.
Phil Garner
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They kept the pressure, and they kept the fire inside and put together quality at-bats. They took that eight-run inning and just let it ride for us.
David Grewe
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