Originally Posted by doublem23
Which is all still less important than the development of younger guys already at the MLB level. Avisial Garcia, Gordon Beckham, Chris Sale, Jose Quintana, etc.. These guys are going to have a greater impact on how well the Sox are able to rebound than some kids who aren't even in the system yet.
Worst case scenario for this team still looks like a Top 10 overall pick. They'll be fine.
The development of our younger players at the major league level is important, but that doesn't mean they need to win games. We still have plenty of veterans on the roster that can blow the game in the end.