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 Marquis Grissom - “Hey, Barry is hilarious. The guy is a total jokester, just funny as hell. That kind of stuff he did can go a long way. I think it was his way of showing his teammates what it's gonna be about. It means he's feeling good, too. I think it can bring the team together.”
 Marquis Grissom - “He already has the skills. You just have to show them the right direction to go, work habits. He has to work hard, which he already does.”
 Stacey Grissom - “It is not going to be 14 days, and they are not going to be kicked out of the hotels. Our priority is to make sure these people have a shelter over their heads.”
 Stacey Grissom - “Even if you don't believe you're in the path of a natural disaster, like Katrina, all people and businesses are still vulnerable to something like a tanker overturning or a major fire. You should not operate without a disaster plan.”
 Stacey Grissom - “We just cannot get to places physically to figure out what is needed. Everybody seems to be walking around trying to assess what's going on and what potential threats will be.”
 Marquis Grissom - “I'm at peace with myself. I'm happy. I feel like the whole world has been lifted off my shoulders.”
 Marquis Grissom - “I don't care if he doesn't hit another homer the rest of his life, he's the greatest player that ever played the game. If this is it for him, people get better get out there now because you're missing the greatest show on earth.”
 Stacey Grissom - “Business owners large and small had hopefully evacuated from the area, so they don't know yet how their businesses have fared. It will be awhile before we'll be able to clarify the scope of this disaster.”
 Marquis Grissom - “It's been a pretty fun ride along the way. I came into spring training to this organization to really see if I could go out and play baseball again for another year. And I got that opportunity from the Cubs. It didn't work out. Over a period of the last two, three weeks, I've been going in and out, strength-wise, body-wise emotionally, whether I wanted to do it, could I do it.”
 Marquis Grissom - “The sooner and better they understand themselves, the better baseball player they'll be. That's the best teacher of all, experience.”
 Marquis Grissom - “I can only do what I do. That's who I am. I just go out and try to play baseball, the old-school way, the old-fashioned way. Everybody come together as one. We're a team, a unit, have the same thing in common throughout the season and that's to go out and try to win each and every day. I'm that kind of player and can bring that to the table. I like to be an example on the field, too. It's a situation that's good for me.”
 Stacey Grissom - “You just cannot assume the local water is safe. In this situation, the best way to keep hydrated is with bottled water, but then again, with this type of situation where people are on top of their homes, how are they going to get bottled water”
 Gus Grissom - “If we die, do not mourn for us. This is a risky business we're in, and we accept those risks. The space program is too valuable to this country to be halted for too long if a disaster should ever happen.”