I don’t know the way other guys think about it, but for me, whether we’re playing golf for fun, or playing baseball for a living, to have an opportunity to be in a big situation, to me, that’s where the fun of the game lies.
There are other parts of the game that you can take a lot of pleasure in, whether it be defense or whatever the case might be. But for me, being up to bat with a chance to win the game is the ultimate — regardless of the outcome, because we know it’s such a hard game, and you’re probably not going to succeed. But just to have that chance is something that I look forward to and something that I feel blessed to be in that spot.
My wife is here, and she and I had some moments last night that we’ll always remember from the standpoint that we reflected a lot on how the season’s gone. Today was just a very, very humbling moment.
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