"The team is fine. We lost. I think this is honestly something that we needed, kind of a kick in the pants to wake us up," Jones said. "We're in a unique position, in back to back years trying to do something special. Last year, everybody said we couldn't. This year, we created the expectation. This is something you've got to go through to get to it. The adversity, I think, this ballclub needs because most of us in here have overcome a lot of adversity, and collectively, I think we can do it again."