I always felt in due time I would be rewarded. I totally believe this was the time it was supposed to be.

I have a lot to prove. I'm not afraid of that challenge.

We could have made the game a little more interesting.

It's certainly something that I've wanted for a long time. I'm tickled to death. We're ready to move forward.

When you talked about the Orioles, you talked about Elrod. Elrod Hendricks was one of the finest men I have ever met.

I would think if you're under oath, you tell the truth. Isn't that what you're supposed to do?

I told them to relax because they were making me nervous. We can relax. We're good. We'll be OK.

I think we get to wanting to hit the ball too hard. We need to spray it around the field with men on base.