Originally Posted by skinart82
Owners didn't over spend that year because they knew it would come back to bite them in the ass the next year! Ask the Pirates how they feel about no cap, every time that got talent someone would come in and swoop them up, they were known as the only MLB farm team.
What talent did they actually lose? The main reason the Pirates failed in the past was that their front office made bad moves again, again and again, just like the NFL Browns.