Originally Posted by Bobby Thigpen
Ya, because the Giants and White Sox finances are exactly the same too.
I'm actually agreeing with your point if you'd take a moment to try to digest the discussion.
Most franchises would be crippled by that Zito signing. The Giants would have been crippled as well, but they were fortunate that an entire core group of guys came up with relatively small salaries, such that the Giants didn't have to go out and try to fill holes with free agents or overpriced veterans through trades.