OAKLAND, CA - MAY 18: Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics safely slides past Mike Moustakas #8 of the Kansas City Royals for a triple that scored Coco Crisp #4 to give the Athletics a 2-1 lead over the Kansas City Royals in the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on May 18, 2013 in Oakland, California.
He’s who we looked to. He’s our guy ... I’m not hitting the way I want to be hitting right now, so (Monday) I was talking to him and he just tells me I have to go out there and know I’m better than the guy on the mound. Just the way he approaches it, he’s a great leader.
We don't have to go out and score seven runs every night ... We can go out and score a couple and it might get us a win.More quotes »
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