Postgame interview with Joe Blanton
Phillies Game 4 starter talks about the challenges of the Brewers lineup
What are your emotions right now knowing that you're definitely starting tomorrow? We're pretty sure you knew that, you had a good feeling from the start anyway, but now that it's definite, are you mentally prepared or are you going about it business as usual?JOE BLANTON: You know, I've been mentally prepared the whole time. I just looked at it as I feel like the only way you could look at it is there was going to be a game. I felt like if I looked at it any other way I wouldn't be physically or mentally ready. So I just went through the whole process, I've been ready for this game. What type of challenges does this Brewers offense provide for you? JOE BLANTON: You know, they have a good offense. You know, top to bottom. It's a team you can't let up against. You can't give them any slack, and a team that's good top through bottom. They'll make you work a lot, and you just have to come out and do your best and just step up to the challenge.
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