You keep trying to pound on the door on an annual basis to try to get the last game of the year and win it. And if you do, obviously that’s the ultimate success. I don’t even know if success comes in different levels,” Maddon said. “For me, for us, yes, this has been a successful season to this point, no question about it. A lot to be proud of within the entire group. But our goal still is to play the last game of the baseball season this year and win it.
Joe Maddon on the 2013 season