1.30: A's FanFest -- Curt Young
Curt Young talks about his high expectations for the team this season.
And so it'll. Always be it's going to be quick spring for one thus leaving it. On the Japan 12. That's going to be it's going to quit. And yeah the guys that you had before. Just don't think it's good you know perhaps I'm in Arizona belts when there is on the you know I think that you. And I'd do myself and excitement. To get back and you -- totals. -- -- -- -- Losing you know we couldn't beat him in -- Well he brings a veteran presence. In what you're gonna -- -- -- yeah yankees last year it was kind of really -- -- performances like he was -- -- hundred pitch guy which. You know there was times he was they would mention something I definitely hope. I think it's gonna bring stability to it. Philippines tires. And definitely got the stuff. For college which isn't. You can definitely. And -- yeah yeah. Yeah well. I don't I don't think at this level now that I mean we're all here win you know whether it's an honor veterans were we're here to win games. The expectations. Guys. He's real high rate in the the -- is as good if you're in the nation and it. It's been -- and teach him and he is. Well for everybody it's all about fundamentals you know -- it's Friday and it really is much stress throwing strikes here especially with the ball park we play and I think that's universal. In every organization so it's really not. Give him anything new was just. Seeing what we want wanna see again. And these guys know what they need to do. And it's shoes -- -- performed. It's definitely. On its trade whoever. You. -- it -- Well it is I mean -- we'll have some. Those were young guys that established ourselves in a hurry and really the only thing they're good. You'll spend his time in the minor leagues. Yeah the ball Brandon. And driver there -- on the fast track him they were able to perform at. You know under these conditions at this level excellence in almost kind of really -- us. Satisfying to all of us but it's -- when you have young people -- organization do well so. You know -- hopefully as a group that you group here -- -- and help these guys and they understand what they need to do. Help them get to the level that those guys got to that quit coaches and pretty confident that it will happen written about it always. What -- -- -- you can rave review and B yeah right now he's on he's on track you know. I don't think for the Japan series that you know you didn't in the middle of April. I think there's definitely -- can be back. And notes very serious surgery. Shoulder sometimes a little. Little harder to come back from them what they do with the help now it. He's doing a good sign on his his regular rehab program -- that song throw the other thing looks pretty good I don't know no setbacks. -- It. Well he came up a situation where J. D. Drew got hurt and he stepped in very well. -- to us and them all. In spring training and in the Boston organization was pretty much a free swinger and I think you really cleaned up his game in. Become more patient hitter and Adam. You know he's basically earned his right play right field there for us. Really more than half the season so it was a dangerous hitter. Plays the game our apostles and you know as it needs to say he's dangerous please explain why there.