Texas’s road to the World Series this year ended up dead ending in Toronto. The pieces were in place for a long run, it’s just the engine broke down before the car even got off the lot. Like buying an American car in the 80s.
Now all that’s left to debate is, how good was this team really? Well, below are the starting rosters from the World Series teams of ’10 and ’11, and this year’s not quite ready for prime time World Series players.
This also might be a handy guide toward building the ’17 team.