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About Jason Giambi

 

“He hates failing.” -Jeremy Giambi

“You don’t have to ‘earn’ anything with him—put on a uniform, and you’re part of the family.” -Eric Chavez

"He says all the right things, like it's [Derek] Jeter's team. I want to correct him on that -- it's my team." -George Steinbrenner, on newcomer first baseman Jason Giambi.

“If you don’t like Jason Giambi, you don’t like M&Ms.” -J.P. Ricciardi

“The questions about Jason’s defensive ability have only come about due to the fact that Tino was good.” -Brian Cashman

“He breathed life into us every day.” -Art Howe

“He knows now that he’s not just a good player, but a great player. He knows that if he stays healthy, the sky’s the limit.” –Art Howe

“He has an idea of what he wants to do up there.” -Joe Torre

“I feel for Jason because I know what a great guy Jason is.”-Gary Sheffield

“I’ve played with Jason and wish him the best of health, but as far as all the steroid stuff, I want a level playing field. I don’t want anyone cheating.” -Vance Wilson

“My heart goes out to him…Sure it’s going to put a mark on him. But is he still an outstanding player? Absolutely.” -Tim Hudson

 

By Jason Giambi

 

“I’m too busy having fun to be mean and nasty.”

“Being patient, feeling comfortable, taking my walks—that’s part of my game.”

“I’m an adrenaline junkie—cars, bikes, bungee jumping—whatever you’ve got.”

“I think if you act the right way, good things come back to you.”

“People ask me, 'What would you be doing without baseball?' I don’t know...super-sizing fries?”

“I’m going to play my game and be who I am. I don’t think anyone puts more pressure on me than I do on myself.”

“How can you not have fun going around the country playing baseball for a living? Being a baseball player is the next best thing to being a rock star.”

"It goes great with my favorite pre-game meal. I usually have several Pepsis each day – it really lifts me up."


"When we clinched the division title a few years ago in Oakland and the players carried me off the field on their shoulders. I’ll never forget that."

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