"I think last year I had a little problem with my first step, and then I had to hurry a little bit with my throws. So this year I try to have the chance to go forward and have that extra step and throw with patience to first base," Diaz said.
Experience helping Cards SS Diaz to cut down on errors →
"I told them that every single time I put on the uniform, I would be thinking of him," Diaz said. "And that I would give 100 percent because that's how he played the game."
Diaz, with heavy heart, powers Cards past Reds 12-5 →