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Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Redefining a Dynasty : baseballmusings.com

I’ve always thought the best model for a franchise is one of sustained excellence.Unfortunately runs like the 90’s Braves and the current Dodgers usually get viewed as disappointments by typical fans, who possess short memories and poor perspectives.

The Braves and the Yankees showed the past and future in the 1990s. The Yankees won four of five World Series titles and three in a row. They are considered a dynasty, as it was known then. The Braves won the division year after year, but only one World Series. No one talks about them the same way, even though for the decade they were probably the better team. They had a great process for keeping the team good, constantly moving out weak players for stronger ones, often developed from within. That may be the only type of dynasty we see going forward.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 07, 2018 at 09:40 AM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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