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Sunday Baseball Notes

Ranking MLB’s best organizations

Which is the best organization in baseball and how should one judge it? It’s all about winning championships, isn’t it? Isn’t that the ultimate goal? But there are teams that haven’t won it all but have been consistently good, such as the Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland Athletics.

So, we take our best stab at the top 10, consulting with media experts, baseball executives, and uniformed personnel. This is certainly not scientific, but we look back about 10 years and factor in success, farm system, scouting, and how the team is trending.

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