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User Review  - Yllom - LibraryThing

How could a book about baseball statistics be so fascinating? It's written by Michael Lewis and read by Scott Brick. I thoroughly enjoyed following Billy Beane and his Oakland A's through their season ... Read full review

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User Review  - walterqchocobo - LibraryThing

I am not a huge baseball fan anymore but I still enjoyed this audiobook. I saw a presentation by Michael Lewis and Billy Beane at a conference a year ago and thought it was interesting. The book ... Read full review

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User Review  - chrisgabes - LibraryThing

What a great story about how The A's came from no money and were able to produce wins thru a system that is based solely on numbers/stats. Some may call that luck but I think it is genius! I respect ... Read full review

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User Review  - br13niya - LibraryThing

The book Moneyball by Michael Lewis is a story about the Oakland A's and how they manufactured a winning team with the lowest budget in Major League Baseball (MLB). The story explains who gave the ... Read full review

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User Review  - mattlevin - LibraryThing

Moneyball is the story of the Oakland Athletics and their general manager Billy Beane. Beane changed the way baseball was run, in terms of the use of statistics and the kind of players teams want ... Read full review

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User Review  - Zenodotos - LibraryThing

This story has two heroes. Upfront we learn about Billy Beane who brought into baseball management the concept of functional valuation by matching skills to salaries, while behind the scenes lurks ... Read full review

MONEYBALL: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A solid piece of iconoclasm: the intriguing tale of Major League baseball's oddfellows—the low-budget but winning Oakland Athletics. Here's the gist, that baseball, from field strategy to player ... Read full review

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User Review  - danBerk - LibraryThing

Baseball, like life, is an inherently unfair game where the team that spends more money will win, yet somehow the 2002 Oakland Athletics managed to beat the New York Yankees, despite the Yankees ... Read full review

Review: Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

If you have a Kindle you can borrow this e-book free from the Amazon Kindle Owners' Lending Library. You can borrow up to one book a month and there's no due date. You must have an active Amazon Prime Membership. Read full review

Review: Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game

User Review  - Tanisha - Goodreads

This was again in the time of my economic interest and savvy....but this one interested me more because of it's corrupt angle...I like to see how the business of sports influences that art of the sport.....very interesting read... Read full review


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