Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
"This delightfully written, lesson-laden book deserves a place of its own in the Baseball Hall of Fame." —ForbesMoneyball is a quest for the secret of success in baseball. In a narrative full of fabulous characters and brilliant excursions into the unexpected, Michael Lewis follows the low-budget Oakland A's, visionary general manager Billy Beane, and the strange brotherhood of amateur baseball theorists. They are all in search of new baseball knowledge—insights that will give the little guy who is willing to discard old wisdom the edge over big money.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bell7 - LibraryThing
Baseball is a game of inequalities, teams that have a great players and huge salaries, and others that just get by. Amateur draft day is, unlike the protracted celebration of pro football's ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CassandraT - LibraryThing
Quite enjoyable. I wish it wasn't so repetitive in the first half if the book. I really liked the stories about individual players and James and McCraken the most. I loved the brief discussion of ... Read full review
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