AL playoff homegrown rankings
The Rays are self made, and the Yankees produce far more talent than you think
Whenever a team brings in a new regime or even simply talks about how to improve a struggling franchise, much of the talk revolves around a commitment to scouting and player development. But how much do this year's playoff contenders practice what is often preached? Here is a ranking of the American League postseason participants, based on how much of their success is self-made.
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