Originally Posted by Milw
Yeah. Finishing in last place five years in a row can have that effect on a minor league system.
And what, pray tell does that have to do with Rendon's ability as a player? Just pointing out the Bats enviable stable of young stars is a bit deeper than just Strasburg and Harper. And seriously, if turning around a team were as easy as finishing last a few consecutive seasons, that means the Pirates should be winning their 10th consecutive World Series this year, right? But no, you're right, the Nats are ruining baseball what with their focus on winning even if it means firing some old dinosaurs who don't belong in the 21st century and replacing them with THEM COMPUTER GIZMOS