Originally Posted by doublem23
Ignoring the fact that 2 of the top 3 teams on the list might arguably be the best teams in their respective leagues, what does having talent in the minors have to do with success at the Major League level in the short term?
Pirates, Padres, Cubs, Twins, Red Sox, and Marlins are in the top ten (60% of the top ten for those of you keeping score at home). All had losing seasons last year (if the Red Sox have such a great farm system, why did they not have the horses to replace the injured players?). I only ignored the cherry picking.