- The poor season is a good way to look at young players like Headley and Hundley. It might be a silver lining to a bad season.
- Bud isn't aware of what is going on with Giles. "I know that Brian enjoys San Diego and the Padres".
- Brian Giles is a very desirable player for other teams.
- Bud thinks it's 50/50 but he'd guess Giles might remain a Padre.
- The misinterpretation might have been due to the fact that it was the umpire's first major league game.