ATLANTA Fresh off becoming one of the most unlikely 20-game winners in MLB history, R.A. Dickey celebrated in subdued style.
In Atlanta with the Mets, who were playing a three-game series against the Braves last weekend, Dickey spent much needed down time with his wife, Anne, and their four kids, who drove from their hometown of Nashville, Tenn.He didnt pitch in the series, so he relaxed with his family and focused his energy toward his children.
He said they arent particularly impressed with his remarkable feat.
They just wanted time with their dad.
We could all kind of celebrate in their own way, which is to say I gave them all a bath and put them to bed, Dickey said this weekend at Turner Field. The timing of it was perfect. It allowed me to get in and (Anne) drove in and I didnt necessarily have the pressure of having to pitch here. I could just really enjoy the moment with them.
Ive said it before, they like that their dad plays baseball, but 20 wins or no wins, they stil...