"The reputation that he has around the league, what the guys say when they come to second base and what the umpires have to say about him, it's all great," Desmond said.
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"I gotta stick to my approach and what's worked for me," he said. "I know it times it looks ugly and it feels ugly, but I've had success with it and I can't change now."
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