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Old 05-01-2013, 02:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Lip Man 1 View Post
As I stated earlier:

"But if you want to turn this franchise around, two things are needed which simply haven't been done by this ownership:

1. Consistently win...make the playoffs three years in a row or five times in seven years and then see what the fan / media situation is."

Winning ALWAYS is the key to anything regarding a sports team in Chicago. That is absolutely 100% true. I just feel the other areas are important too, it's all part of the package and the Sox have failed in these areas a lot over the past 30 years.

There are other things the Sox can do better, I just don't think that anyone cares that somebody called the Sox Chicago's AL team 33 years ago...

I have a feeling if you walked around Chicago today and asked people, "What did Eddie Einhorn say about the Sox in 1980?" the response you would get are:

75% - Who is Eddie Einhorn?
24.9% - Who cares about 1980?
0.1% - Chicago's American League team

The Sox have plenty of on and off field challenges; that's not one of them.

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