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03-03-2013, 11:44 AM
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Gentle Ben Kenobi
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Originally Posted by OccupySheen View Post

the point of it is teams with limited resources taking advantage of undervalued assets/players. all the red sox did was spend alot of money, there was nothing they did that took advantage of undervalued skillsets. at that time OBP, one stat Billy Beane found that was fundamental to scoring runs, and also highly undervalued, was becoming highly valued. there was nothing cutting edge about what they did
It's been pointed out multiple times in this thread that the 2004 Red sox team was before they spent a bunch of money

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