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Old 01-14-2012, 12:57 PM
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Originally Posted by Hitmen77 View Post
Winning the WS in '05 wasn't a vindication of how the Sox have run their minor league system over the last 10 years.

For all I know, all these former players really are the best baseball people out there. But, I have my doubts that is really the case.



The only shake up I can think of in recent years was in 2008 when they hired Buddy Bell for their minor league system. That was something like 4 years ago now and the Sox are just as devoid of talent as ever.
I don't necessarily think it was a vindication, but my point is that JR probably thinks it was, considering that none of his other approaches have worked nearly as well.
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