Aaron's hit a lot of atom balls. He's hit a ton of balls hard. But he's scuffling, and he and Mickey are just trying to see if they can 'load him up' a bit. John Gibbons
We had some good at-bats. We were way overdue anyway.
We're due. We're overdue, ... These guys can hit. We've all seen them hit. Believe it or not, what happens, when you struggle as a whole, everyone tries to do that much more. It may not always look like that but you start to press a little bit.
Last year, we went to Cincinnati and played St. Xavier,
We like a couple guys down there in Triple-A that can come up and do that job. We're not looking at it as a one-time deal. Of course if the guy comes up and struggles, we may change that. But we want the guy to make a few starts until A.J. is ready.
I tell you, he is a heck of a player. We were hoping he was going to fling that ball into the stands in the ninth.
He has been taking some good swings. That's what we got him for. He's intimidating when he steps in there.
He's one of the best players in the league and he's taken some heat for being a slow starter.
We played a good ballgame. We scratched a couple runs and caught the big break.
He's off to a good start, but he's getting caught up in good starts by all of them. Good starts are contagious. But he's a good hitter -- he's proven that.
From here on out every game matters to them and it doesn't matter who they're playing,
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