“He wanted to be that guy, and coming out here and doing this shows you what kind of man he is,” Tim Livingston, the team’s radio broadcaster, said after a ground ball ended the game and Conroy’s teammates jogged over to hug him. “To see this little field here in the middle of nowhere, when we look back it will have been the perfect setting for this.”
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“I don’t think it will change our relationship at all,” she said. “We discuss, he still seeks my opinion. We tend to absorb and listen to him. We’re very close. That won’t change.”
“I have a lot of respect for guys who have to make a living pinch-hitting. It’s difficult,” Tulowitzki said. “I was just trying to put together a good at-bat.”
“I’m giddy,” Connelly said. “We actually talked about moving up for Emmanuel. Through the research we figured it was kind of a calculated risk to let the draft come to us and we got lucky. Were able to sit tight and we get a guy we really value.”
“I feel better and better each game,” Morgan said. “I’m seeing my speed, my change of direction, my shot coming back. It feels good and hopefully in the next games it will feel great.”
“It seemed like (Frappart) was purposefully giving those yellows to maybe players that she knew were sitting on yellows,” Wambach had said.
“You only go through the draft process once and it’s something you want to savor,” McDavid said. “It’s something I’ve been looking forward to for a long, long time. (You’re) going to be so happy when you’re drafted, but that’s when the hard work starts.”
“I cannot believe the conclusion,” Maddon said. “I mean, even as a fan standing in the dugout at that particular moment, I wish that whomever made that call could have been at Wrigley Field and looked at our big screen if they wanted to see something definitive. To say there was nothing definitive right there, I cannot disagree with more strongly. I have no idea why they would say that. It makes zero sense to me whatsoever. I’m just being honest, folks. It made no sense.