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Old 07-17-2017, 03:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Harry Chappas View Post
It's not that difficult - the Sox poor drafting, terrible farm system, and poor FA signings put them in the position they're in today. They had 2 choices - continue to try to buy their way into contention by signing the likes of Todd Frazier, Adam Dunn, Melky Cabrera, etc., or they could try to build something more sustainable and longer-lasting by revamping their farm system. I really can't believe there are fans that would have opted for the latter.

You know what? They could have drafted well ( not by how much its costs) and straightened out the minor league system since at least 2006 along with doing what they did. They had the resources to do so and also the push of a world series championship. Its all on ownership.
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