A Question With ...

June 05, 2007

Nick Markakis, Orioles outfielder

What do you take more pride in, hitting a home run or taking one away defensively?

It all depends on the situation of the game, really. If you take away a home run in a close game to help out your pitcher, that's always good. But if you hit a home run in a clutch situation, when you need a couple of runs, that's good, too.

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