Category: Resilience

By November 4, 2022November 16th, 2022Reflections

“I’ve given up leadoff home runs before.’ Let me bear down. It’s not going to be indicative of what’s going to happen the rest of the game.”

Justin Verlander; Houston Astros Pitcher on his mindset after giving up a leadoff home run against the Philadelphia Phillies in game 5 of the World Series. He went on to become the winning pitcher in the game and give the Astros a 3-2 series lead.