Review: Moneyball

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I wrote this book because I fell in love with a story. The story concerned a small group of undervalued professional baseball players and executives, many of whom had been rejected as unfit for the big leagues, who had turned themselves into one of the most successful franchises in Major League Baseball. But the idea for the book came well before I had good reason to write it—before I had a story ... Read full review

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User Review  - phyllis2779 - LibraryThing

Since I like both baseball and rational decision making, I really enjoyed this book. The book was as good as the movie, maybe even a little bit better because it was more realistic. The only thing I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Olivermagnus - LibraryThing

This was my neighborhood bookclub's selection and to tell you the truth I had pretty low expectations. It turned out to be better than I expected. I'm not a huge baseball fan but I did follow the game ... Read full review

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User Review  - indygo88 - LibraryThing

I love baseball and I loved Michael Lewis' The Blind Side, so even though this wasn't necessarily a book that I had at the top of my TBR pile, I figured those first two facts would probably indicate ... Read full review

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User Review  - ShadowBarbara - LibraryThing

Great book about using statistics to build a baseball team with objectives and less money. Interesting to read and lots of great insights. Read full review

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User Review  - wdwilson3 - LibraryThing

The best baseball book I've ever read, and I've read plenty. Read full review

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