Dogs ...you talk about a team, starting to jell at the right time ... with 6 conference games remaining ... they've managed to rip off 10 of their last 12 ... alot of that because of clutch hitting, but as our "chris demirdjian" ... it's also has alot to do with the pitching staff "ramping up their game" .... (chris demirdjian) "thanks gene the bulldogs continue to be red hot winning their fifth straight series grabbing the two wins over fiu in miami this past weekend and it's all been anchored by the starting pitching, who's only surrendered three runs a game during that stretch.
Now this team is leading conference usa in era."
(lane burroughs) "i think a lot of that can be attributed to nate throwing some shutouts and that helps and we have thrown a few shutouts in there and guys may do damage against us and other teams but our bullpen and our starters have done a good job of limiting."
(nate harris) "i know weve been throwing the ball great the past month of the season but i didnt think wed be in the top of the league especially with how much we struggled those first two or three weekends because i mean you can have a game where you give up 15 runs and your era will jump one or two points."
(chris demirdjian) "since nate harris assumed his new role as a starting pitcher on april 1st in the six outings after he's got a 1.17 era and 42 strikeouts.
A run in with one of his coaches possibly ignited the fire."
(nate harris) "he said nate youre a great pitcher but you got to be tougher out there youre too nice of a guy and i been told that my whole life and ive just been tired of hearing it so i had to make a drastic change so i changed my mentality to pitch and compete in this league you really have to go out there and be a jerk sometimes be somebody who you arent."
(chris demirdjian) "now as far as the brattiest thing he's done" (nate harris) "the guys will tell you the staredown is the jerkiest thing i