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I love the game very much, but when you were a certain type of player for a few years, being a front-end starter, that’s the…
I like starting. It’s pretty cool.
The pitcher setting up the batter. It’s chess, and you play with it.
But I’m still not 100% convinced that Roger Clemens took steroids. I’m not.
For seven years, I was in this fishbowl with this intensity, with all the stuff that went on with the Mets.
I did not want to leave the Mets and I did not want to leave New York.
Pitches are like pages of a book; they’re so important. The chess game; how I set you up early, and how I’ll do it differently…
You put deadlines on people you really don’t want, because that’s how you feel about them.
Announcers don’t do enough of the cat-and-mouse strategy and all the work that goes into it. You watch a broadcast and guys get the pitches…
I look at this as a second life. Every game feels like an event. Every pitch matters. I need that. It elevates your aggressiveness.
I think the World Cup is going to be bigger than what a lot of people are anticipating. At this stage in my career, when…
It’s a very big mental game, all day leading up to warm-ups. You’re not sure if your curveball will break, or will you be able…
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