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“I think that’s my job, not only [to feel] the weight on the players, but the weight on the club and the fans as well,” De Rosario said. “You have to channel all of that weight in a positive way and make sure the guys understand what’s being asked, what’s being demanded.

“That pressure has to come from yourself, that demand has to come from yourself before anybody else. Does everybody have that mentality? It could be questioned. But at the same time, that’s why I’ve got to make sure they realize the importance.”