As sportswriters, myself and others are called to write about controversy, battles and the like. After all, it's exciting to see what the latest Red Sox-Yankees series means, or what the latest thing Ozzie Guillen said was.
However, with Thanksgiving upon us, it is a time for reflecting, and it is a time for us to remember what we are thankful for, not just in our own lives but as fans of our teams. Likewise, teams must do the same.
The following is what every team has to be thankful for. I tried to keep things current, but there is some history thrown in there.