Would the Expos have won '94?

Montreal Expos starter Pedro Martinez led arguably the best rotation in 1994. Rich Pilling/MLB Photos/Getty Images

One of the saddest tales of baseball's 1994 strike involves the Montreal Expos. At 74-40 heading into the strike, baseball's best record by 3.5 games over the New York Yankees, Montreal lost their franchise's greatest hopes of attaining baseball's first Francophone World Series championship.