We've all had the discussion: who’s the best guy to ever wear the Red Sox uniform? Well, how about a slightly new one: who are the top four? This is one of the better water cooler discussion-starters I’ve heard in a while, so I thought it would make an interesting blog post.
I saw a tweet today for a promotion that MLB.com is running where fans vote for every team’s Franchise Four - the four greateast players in the team’s history.
Here’s the ballot from MLB.com for the Boston Red Sox. The only criteria given is this:”VOTE FOR THE TOP FOUR PLAYERS IN BOSTON RED SOX FRANCHISE HISTORY.” It’s up to you to decide what makes a “top” player. Is it statistics? Longevity? Championships? Fan Appeal? Dominance? You decide: