We did a lot of firsts for this organization. We were the second-best team in the big leagues. We should be proud of that. We’re going to use this for motivation and come in next year and try to do better.â†µ
That’s an actual quote from Cliff Lee, per ESPN.â†µ
That’s Cliff Lee saying “we” when he talks about the 2011 Rangers.â†µ
He does go on to say he doesn’t know if he’ll be a part of it, but that he “would love to be.”â†µ
Twitter is also buzzing with the quote below, though I’ve yet to see confirmation on whether or not it’s a misquote or a separate quote.â†µ
We’re disappointed, but we’re building something special here and we expect to be back here next year.â†µ
Maybe that will help you feel a little better tonight.