Originally Posted by Reality
The concept of "moneyball" is based on a strategy implemented by a low payroll team to compete against bigger payroll teams. The Red Sox are not even close to being a low payroll team. The Red Sox are usually second in spending to the New York Yankees, though the Dodgers may have passed them this season.
They're not a low payroll team, but they did use the same ideas that season they won it all. The Pats also seem to operate the same way. Other than Brady and Welker(he's not even that high), who else makes a ton of money on that team?