Originally Posted by kittle42
On a related note, when did this board start getting obsessed with winning the Fiscal Responsibility Championship? I think it was three years ago. Every contract seems to be too big for some posters, regardless of what the actual market has shifted to dictate.
It's not because we care about JR's profits, it's because we've seen them make bad long-term investments in expensive veterans and then whine about not having cash to spend.
If Abreu lives up to his billing, it's a great investment, but we said that about Dunn and Peavy and Rios and Danks.