Spending by itself indeed is not the answer. The Mets themselves taught as that in 1992-3 and consistently throughout the early 2000s.
Originally Posted by Dugmet
But neither is stocking your team with players from the thrift store. At some point, you gotta spend money to win.
"Ain't got the call no more. Got a lot of sinful idears – but they seem kinda sensible...."