"Yeah, you know, I'm gonna go home," Thome said. "I always talk about [how] I'm not worrying about next year. This is a tough loss. This is a tough loss. I've been able to do this a long time, and felt very blessed to do it for a long time. I've always said, you've got to have teams call. You've got to have teams that want you. Right now, this is a little tough because you wanted to keep going, you really did. You wanted to keep going."