Earlier this summer, Lebron James famously returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers, his hometown team with whom he played from 2003-2010. That has sparked more debates about players signing with their hometown teams throughout the NBA, but what if we switched the focus to baseball? Imagine a world where the Red Sox could only sign players born in New England (and yes, I’m counting all of Connecticut because that’s where all the good players are from). How would they shape up? Let’s take a look.