Adam Everett Quotes

Jeffery Adam Everett (born February 5, 1977), is an American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman. He played college baseball for both the NC State Wolfpack and South Carolina Gamecocks. He was drafted in the first round of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft and established himself for his defensive prowess as the starting shortstop for the Houston Astros in 2003. Everett continued his involvement in baseball as a roving infield instructor for the Houston Astros minor league system, and was named bench coach for the Astros on September 1, 2014

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Adam Everett


“I'm sure he's getting a billion phone calls. I'm sure he's savoring the moment.”

Adam Everett


“She has taken as many as 12 steps before crashing.”

Adam Everett


“We hadn't played real well against them here, and last year as well. It's nice to come in here after losing a tough game yesterday, and getting the split was huge for us.”

Adam Everett


“I did miss it last year as far as being out on the field, but I did get to witness it on the bench, and that's better than nothing. It's obviously a lot more gratifying than watching.”

Adam Everett


“That type of energy carries us, ... This is the time of year when you have to let it all hang out and he definitely does. We wouldn't be where we (are) without him.”

Adam Everett


“I was going to glove it at first, and when it hit it kind of checked up, and the next thing that went through my head was (to) make sure the ball doesn't go underneath my hand because the guy could score. I just happened to get a great grip on the ball and threw the guy out.”

Adam Everett


“When you've got one of the best closers in all of baseball protecting a three-run lead, you feel pretty good about things,”

Adam Everett


“It's tough when one of your best friends in baseball does it. It's bittersweet.”

Adam Everett


“There's a lot more important things in life than baseball and she's definitely it, ... It's tough to leave her. But it's the job I have. Sometimes it's tough. Sometimes you have to be away from home.”

Adam Everett


“The guy won 21 games for a reason. He was pretty good, he had a good sinker, fastball and curveball and he threw them all for strikes and I think that was the key. We got down five runs, but we didn't give up. We never give up, and that's something this team has done all year.”

Adam Everett


“The guy won 21 games for a reason, ... He was pretty good, he had a good sinker, fastball and curveball and he threw them all for strikes and I think that was the key. We got down five runs, but we didn't give up. We never give up, and that's something this team has done all year.”

Adam Everett


“I'm just trying to stay a little more consistent and get my bat through the zone a little better and give myself a chance.”

Adam Everett


“I was trying to put a good swing on a pitch. I was trying to give myself a chance to drive in some runs. I'm trying to stay more consistent and get my bat through the zone a little bit better and give myself a chance.”

Adam Everett


“It was probably one of the greatest double plays ever turned.”

Adam Everett


“It's doing better. Yeah, I'm playing tomorrow.”

Adam Everett