Even in their successful periods, there has been something inevitable about the Oakland Athletics.
Articles tagged: Billy Beane
Oakland A’s executive Billy Beane is playing a new version of money ball — this one involving his water bill.
Remember all the speculation about Billy Beane possibly trading Josh Donaldson because of a conflict of personalities? It looks like we have confirmation that that was not the case.
The Oakland A’s decision to trade Josh Donaldson this offseason came as a shocker, even by Billy Beane standards.
Two World Series contenders from the American League got even stronger on Thursday when the Oakland A’s landed Jon Lester and the Detroit Tigers traded for David Price.
Watch out world: Jose Canseco wants to play in the big leagues again. Apparently that’s what happens when someone like him gets their hands on the movie Moneyball.
It’s peculiar the way timing works. Moneyball the movie is finally coming out in theaters next month, eight years after the book was released and five years since the A’s were any good.
The answer to that question should be pretty self-explanatory: the guy’s a damn good player. Matt Holliday’s an All-Star, an MVP candidate.