Pat Gillick Quotes


19 Pat Gillick quotes:



"We're making an adjustment to his arm action, and we want to see if he's making it."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"We just felt this situation fit in the direction we wanted to go. We wanted to solidify the back end of the bullpen and we think Rhodes helps us do that."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Direction Quotes
"I want to win, and whatever the manager and the pitching coach think it takes, we'll go in that direction."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Direction Quotes
"Everybody's looking for pitching and there's not a lot of pitching out on the market. Consequently, it's economics."
"We had a good conversation."
"I'm so excited for Ryan. You certainly get only one opportunity for this honor. I'm so happy that he was selected."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Honor Quotes
"These are two key acquisitions. It's going to make them even more of a force to be dealt with in the East."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Force Quotes
"He threw OK. He's going through Spring Training really; that's what it is. So far his health is good."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Health Quotes
"I don't know that he's got everything he had back then. I don't think he throws as hard. But our scouting reports still say he's an effective set-up man, and he's going to make our bullpen stronger."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Hard Quotes
"The average annual value of a contract doesn't bother me as much as the length. In a 5-year contract, somebody is usually disappointed. If a player performs well, he feels he's underpaid. If he doesn't, the club feels like it got a raw deal. And, with pitchers, you're dealing with the injury factor. You need flexibility. You need to be able to change your roster around."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Value Quotes
"The important thing is to build his arm strength. We want to keep him on track. He's going through Spring Training, because he really didn't get a lot of activity in the spring."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Strength Quotes
"Turned out it wasn't a good trade."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Trade Quotes
"It didn't come out too well for us. Obviously, it wasn't a very good trade."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Trade Quotes
"They have some talent but it's going to be a very difficult situation for them. They'll be frustrated because of the losing in the short term. But in a couple of years they'll be OK. I'll tell you what -- I wish I had some of the players they have over there."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Talent Quotes
"Omar's a talent guy. He sees talent, and he goes after it."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Talent Quotes
"[Gordon] is in great shape. This guy is in tremendous condition. We don't see any decline in his talent."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Talent Quotes
"I still have the drive, the competitiveness, the passion."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Passion Quotes
"The main thing is I still have the drive, I still have the competitiveness, I still have the passion, I still want to go to work every day. As long as that's there, I'm going to keep after it as long as somebody will pay me."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Passion Quotes
"Tom had a lot of passion for his job and for the Blue Jays, he was like Cal Ripken, ... He showed up day in, day out, rain or shine, day or night. He worked at his profession from day one until the final broadcast."
Author: Gillick Quotes Category: Passion Quotes



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