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Old 12-13-2013, 12:48 PM
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Originally Posted by kittle42 View Post
Agreed. No need to spend anything but on future investment in an already basically throw-in-the-towel season.
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Originally Posted by TomBradley72 View Post
I'm fine with it- Hahn seems to be making very disciplined trade decisions- young, major league ready talent- while focusing on getting the farm system in shape for the long term.

Gets us away from the annual swinging from the heals roster construction of the late years of the KW era- with an empty farm system underneath.
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I'm ok with this as well.
I'm in this camp as well. I like this strategy of trying to add youth to the everyday lineup. There's no need to overspend on veteran mediocrity given where the team is right now. And make no mistake about it, this free agent class is full of veteran mediocrity.
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