Originally Posted by Over By There
No problem with this at all. It would be disingenuous of a Sox fan to complain about the dearth of talent in the pipeline and then complain about what the Sox say they are doing.
I was curious how Hahn was going to execute on what seems to be a "re-tool on the fly" plan (as opposed to the Cubs burn-it-to-the-ground model). So far his decisions and moves seem to make a lot of sense.
Too much to hope for.
"I have the ultimate respect for White Sox fans. They were as miserable as the Cubs and Red Sox fans ever were but always had the good decency to keep it to themselves. And when they finally won the World Series, they celebrated without annoying every other fan in the country." Jim Caple, ESPN (January 12, 2011)
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