Originally Posted by nsolo
No matter which direction is chosen, it is imperative that those pulling the trigger are talented enough to make those calls. I don't believe that those in charge, down to our scouts, have the insight to correctly identify talent. Nor do our coaches, on all levels, have the knowledge to correctly instruct and guide lower level talent.
Exactly. Or else you've got the same folks making the same mistakes that got you into the mess in the first place.
Whichever direction is chosen, I agree, it's hard to think the current folks will get it right.
New people are needed with no ties to the Sox or JR to look at things from a different perspective.