Close don't count in baseball. Close only counts in horseshoes and grenades.
All in all, I wouldn't call it a bad outing. It was a short outing.
I just didn't have anything to say, so I said nothing.
I always tried to do the best. I knew I couldn't always be the best, but I tried to be.
If the guys on the bench were as good as the guys you have out there, they'd be out there in first place.