A pregame interview with Brad Lidge
Phillies closer talks about his consecutive save streak
Brad, at a playoff series like this, I think a lot of fans and those in the media look for match ups, perhaps you against Manny Ramirez in the 9th inning of a one run game. Would you look forward to a match up like that?BRAD LIDGE: There's probably other guys I'd rather face in that situation, but I definitely look forward to it. I mean, really any time I can get in the 9th inning and get in a situation where I can help my team win a game, I'm looking forward to that situation. If it happens to be him, that's great. But I'll make sure if I do get a chance to face him that hopefully I'll be at my best. The longer that the consecutive saves thing goes on, does that motivate you more to kind of keep it going and to make sure that it doesn't slip up? I know this time of year you don't want to slip up anyway, but...
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