Bronson Arroyo

It’s one of those scenarios you feel will never happen to you. Nobody thinks they’re going to be the one, whatever, to get in a car wreck to have their, you know, their kids killed in a plane crash, whatever, you don’t think those things are going to happen to you. And I didn’t think that I’d be traded. So.

I always say Manny [Ramirez] is a strange guy. Outwardly, he’s happy-go-lucky. On the inside, he’s got a lot of conspiracy theories going on. I would say Manny might be one of these guys when he’s 50 years old, he might be in his house with all the blinds shut kind of looking out like the CIA’s out there. You don’t know, man. I mean, you don’t know what’s going on in the interior with him. So you don’t worry about it.

I’m definitely an athlete who has a hobby playing music. I’ve been doing baseball since I was 5 or 6. It’s the only thing I’ve ever thought of really my whole life, and music came into my life actually in ’99, playing and singing. It’s definitely been the only hobby I’ve had that I can’t put down.