"For all their influence, the Orioles and the A’s now find themselves as also-rans, without a pennant…"

Monday, April 2nd, 2012 at 9:52 am

“For all their influence, the Orioles and the A’s now find themselves as also-rans, without a pennant in the last two decades to show for their ingenuity. Their legacy is in introducing elements that have since become all but essential to operating a viable franchise.”

Major League Teams Seek New Ways to Deconstruct Game – NYTimes.com