"Usually, the teams that have had success and have built a kind of winning formula, I guess, all heading out at the same time — they usually have done a pretty good job amongst themselves to basically be able to filter what's really important," he said. "Kind of take all the expectations, take all the distractions, and push it away. So knowing all those guys and being here the last couple of years, they're probably handling it just fine. It's tough. You try to move past it and just play baseball."