Snakes Gould wrote:speedy27 wrote:i'm a HUGE Astros fan and I say yes. Wade at least is trying to make something happen. I'm tired of watching the team stand pat and not doing anything somewhat risky in order to improve. So what our farm system is depleted (they weren't ranked all that high anyway). If we don't win in a few years we'll firesale and re-stock with top prospects.
Let's keep rollin' the dice Wade and see what we get!
you'll get left with pat burrell, rheal cormier, and david bell to huge contracts with no farm system.
Utley, Howard, Rollins, and Myers all came from farm system while Ed Wade was the GM of the Phillies.