What was your
I made my debut
in San Diego [with the Mets in 2002]. That was a dream, because I grew up in
San Diego and was a season-ticket holder. I had about 40 friends and family
there every night for that series. I was trying not to embarrass myself. All my
at bats were pinch hits--I think I was 0 for 2.
In Boston this
year I was playing leftfield, and I dropped a fly ball. About three innings
later I caught a fly ball and got a standing O. I tipped my hat to the fans
sitting on the Monster.
Playing with my
son, Chase. He's two. He rides a little four-wheeler--one of those Power
Wheels--and I chase him around. He's not a bad driver, but he runs into trees
now and then.
If I weren't
playing baseball I'd be ...
baseball. I went to UNC-Asheville, but I would coach anywhere.
has a career-high 20 homers, went 5 for 11 in a three-game series against