The Red Sox have been arguably the best team of this decade. But how did they get there?
The Red Sox have been willing to pull the trigger on many trades and take a risky signing.
You probably won't agree with all my choices, and this article is in chronological order. If you think that I left a transaction off, just leave a comment with the transaction in it and I'll add it.
If you want to read the second part of my two part series, the links here: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/215529-twenty-worst-boston-red-sox-transactions-of-the-last-15-years
A special thanks to Joel Reuter, who inspired me to write this article.