Re: Reds focused on acquiring bullpen help
Originally Posted by AtomicDumpling
Isn't the Tampa Bay model to come in last place for 10 years in a row, amass the top draft pick in every round for 10 years in a row, and hoard a huge glut of top prospects?
I don't really think the Rays did anything smart to build a great team. They were just so awful for so long they couldn't help but stumble upon some good young players with all the top picks they were given.
Ya that's the Tampa Bay model. Sure.
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