I was just trying to get ahead in every count.
I got in a groove with my fastball. I was throwing it wherever I wanted.
Looking back, it was a couple of things that probably pushed me toward the bad start.
I was never comfortable there. It's very limiting as to what you can do as a hitter.
Yeah, we're 0-6 and haven't won a game yet. But it's only six games. And it's not like we're getting killed.
I always came back to the one basic premise that I really wanted to coach this team, I really wanted to be with this group. I wanted to follow what we did and continue this job, continue this journey with these kids.
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
(July 21, 1899 - July 02, 1961)
Writing eases my suffering... writing is my way of reaffirming my own existence.