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By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

Georgie Porgie, he might buy the whole league, but he doesn't have enough money to buy fear to put in my heart.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

If the shortstop makes an error, I am responsible. I let the batter hit the ball.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pedro Martinez

You can't have a family when you're playing because you're away from home so much. So believe me, I won't be pitching forever. I won't make it to 300 wins or anything like that. No way.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I wasn't playing mind games with anybody, I just said what I said. I am responsible for it, but I wish everybody would fall asleep for that one and let me go out there and do my thing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

If I wanted to pitch that bad, I probably would. But I don't think I'm in that stage.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pedro Martinez

When I go to the plate, I think about putting the ball in play. It's important to get on base and get some walks, but I don't go to the plate thinking of walking.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

The bigger the contract, the bigger the responsibility.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I understand business and understand the ugly face of baseball, which is the business part of baseball.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

My brother never got an opportunity to throw a pitch, and I didn't want the same thing to happen to another young kid.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I get a lot of kids distracted. Sometimes they got to go cover left field, but they're over here talking to me, getting an autograph.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

Some other things I don't miss: the media and the pressure of just being asked to do, and being asked questions every day.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

Before, if I wasn't in baseball, I wanted to become a doctor.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I want to feel secure personally. Have a competitive team out there -- I really want to win; I hate losing -- and, I guess, I want to be treated like a normal person.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I just try to do what I have to do and let the people out there do what they have to do, which is have fun, scream, yell and jump around. I try to do what I have to do, which is play baseball, and I can only play in that piece of area there, so that's what I try to do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

All I can say is, I will put my heart and soul into helping the Red Sox win.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I'm open to play for anybody that would give me respect, treat me the right way, and actually going to make me feel comfortable.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

Actually the adrenaline of the game will probably help me out a little bit to regain command and concentration about the things that I have to do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I remember quotes in the paper, 'Here comes the man that New York loves to hate.' Man? None of you have probably ever eaten steak with me or rice and beans with me to understand what the man is about. You might say the player, the competitor, but the man? You guys have abused my name. You guys have said so many things, have written so many things.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

My first ball I ever got from a big-league player I actually got to purchase in Dodger Stadium in a silent auction, was Reggie Jackson.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I doubt that I will get involved with politics. That's something I don't have in me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I keep active because I have not announced my retirement, because that is something that takes time and you have to plan it. Plus, it is something that the Dominican people expected.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Pedro Martinez

None of the teams that actually probably were offering me a job from the getgo, actually in spring training, are in the playoffs right now.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pedro Martinez

There was always something missing in Montreal.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

Every time I feel mad or something, I run somewhere. It gets my frustrations away. I run and run and run.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I believe that if you're healthy, you're capable of doing everything. There's no one else who can give you health but God, and by being healthy I believe that God is listening to me.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I do miss competing, being out there - the atmosphere, I do miss it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Pedro Martinez

I'm not in the big leagues just because I'm cute.