"You try to be the best team you can be," he said. "Don't want to sit here and talk about this and talk about that. You've got to go out there and do it. There's no other way of looking at it."
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"This game has been going on for over 100 years," he said. "It's the nature of the game. I don't care who you are, you're not going to change. The pitch comes through, you come out of the box, you come back in."