"I just got here super early, and it was a lot of talking — more than normal, probably than what I'm used to," Hyde said. "I'm used to being ultra-prepared and preparing and sitting there and going through the game with [Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon], or coaching the bases. This was just a little bit more of me communicating with everybody and not doing as much physical work. But it was a great day. I wish we could have came out on the other side."