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Phil Humber joins Dan Patrick to discuss his perfect game.
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It was one thing to throw perfect game but. Not pretty much started the day off for the perfect pitch throwing a first pitch at the Cubs came leave it to the world number two top me. -- his performance against Mariners and done he joins us now congratulations first the ball enough money when you start warming up for game. Did did you feel any different than he had in previous starts. Now we're actually you know about warming up a perfect game. While better have command my fastball predicted that everything else and kind of have sloppy -- values and AJ -- and now. You know trying to that's what the there's that thing they're here like you could open it up there -- that he's you know. The that it's really different than that probably any other game -- all of attention feel. You know in the bullpen is -- there is in the game around usability or change things you know or the other come. This book is well you know -- warmed up and it loosen. You know really well out there trying to make pitches there's never expect. But the like that to happen for sure. What team they start ignoring you during the game. You know I tried not to you know his I'm not the successes. And -- my news if that started happening and then I would start you know thinking about it more and I knew what was going on the same time we'll know she is. You know weaknesses normal as possible and then so you know we scored -- there there was -- it was -- pretty good holiday there. But when it might be you know I was you know score so congratulate them and you know trying to -- -- got -- dugout. In his best you know curious as to keep it normal that yeah he's just a little bit about politics and replays put in the game that it's so. We got the news moves a little bit further permanently where maybe at the beginning of the game. When you're by the water cooler and guys were coming out to get up to drink and then they didn't want to acknowledge him. Yes exactly the kind of region over each other and not a it was it was kind of a weird weird deal that you know I was I was doing my best potato with the force we know it's more important to. You know yeah. The be normal to me just like those you know they'll. You blow it you know with Pierzynski and he's been behind the plate usually whenever he's in a game that somehow controversy ends up but. Here you have him during a game and I know his personality. How does he help you through this process. Whether he gives you advice or he's joke and -- his role in all of this was one. -- AJ Green did a great double conference's career courses. And the pitcher since he has been around only so much sense and knows the hitters. Has he hit it great read just because swing you know you know probably on the Mariners have a lot of young guys that maybe we haven't -- the -- -- itself you know it's the way to get on with you know. Outlook and approach and how they're second in the and so political couple of the pitchers not thinking all right you know I just think yes you know pitch Torre years. Normally it's gotta follow what he put down there and them into the great job is day. That sort of by those most of tolerated if you're in your heart out if you if you wanna go out stay humble in -- -- it could be. And now. So it was it was fun and look I was throwing. Let him as a teammate. You know and not -- know what to think about it you would -- it over here. Companies that -- great teammate and them together like the -- of private -- He says Philip Humber the White Sox pitcher threw the perfect game against the Mariners on Saturday joining us Dan Patrick show would you keep the game. I've got to keep a lot of stuff you know that your that mean it would you want in new York and they get to the plate you want to get the the pitching -- -- if you if you wanna do it though it is. I doubt America proper preparedness don't have much much that the -- to that canceling my cleats on my uniform on. The glove I used then again -- get a break in -- under its new could be without you know. It it's kind of very a nightmare for the critical about if I was told it was a perfect game because he's got that you know a lot of work to do so. But I am I'm so thankful and they writer that I -- -- -- select him once or Rivers and and hopefully come. I didn't have -- tour consider it was you know with -- other people give them something you know it sounds a little while because. Well what about the man came here and he got like a sock Q do you give us for the men can. I would pick up you know it probably took you know what that's so and I've never anything to Rice University. Anywhere in this place. I think my in my life so -- -- you know -- and then you know they've got a -- All around and okay I'm in the regular Uga you hit the outlook Aaron -- some you have to think about. You know. -- October. All right this well do you send a -- from minute perfect game I will put up a rice Powell. In the -- -- That would be off career. That would be -- -- I know that your wife nine months pregnant you're done -- you got the name picked out for your own is that a boy. At the board ultimately I don't know. We're gonna go to John Gregory we thought about Dan Patrick number room than England at the -- to. How about this John. Perfect. Number. -- Who have who have period there I don't know. He'll be perfect miles has been that way. Okay how about this young and nick and John Pierzynski. Number. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- by the way you know Pierzynski has to get involved in the drama by dropping to third strike you and you know the did that on purpose just so we are. No I would but he dropped it I mean it but it's far from the places so it's so long. That you can probably relate to curt -- your first -- at -- bit. Did you earlier about my first pitch in May be realized he needed to step up your game a little bit against the Mariners. I didn't hear about it until after a -- but -- you can and you currently that are actually Paula just told about it so. Community that they can prevent that. Yet when after that that the last person to gain -- that the hard -- the cut through all day -- you know I look location wise. You know -- -- oh my god that just blew it and very strong kind of like well. Don't get a date at the end up. He's compensated in triple beaters something in there and -- course you're very bitten and it and number it was just unbelievable. Do you think it was as a strike do you think he he went. Not that common you know I'm not really paying attention to it to the hitter you know I'm just -- open you know open along. In the authority empowering him out but after one back and looked at it I it looked to me like you went around. But it and then it followed him in his shoes I might say the opposite you know it is kind of chuckling they're kind of a tough call a you know certainly glad that that's gonna call my -- The pride of rice university and as soon to be a proud father no mister perfect at least for -- one day. Of Philip Humber the White Sox pitcher will look forward to getting this on here for the man cave and yes I promise I'll put up something from Rice University. Hey congratulations. -- total -- India. When he first pitcher to throw perfect games and ranked.