Originally Posted by DSpivack
Besides last year's gimmick opening up the ballpark taxpayers paid for (and way overpaid for), has he ever done this?
You're right. I forgot he wasn't around there in '97 when they won the series and when they raised payroll in '05, their huge payroll jump was only to $60 million. When they won the series in '03, their payroll was only $45 million.
My bad on that one.