Quote of the day

People are overlooked for a variety of biased reasons and perceived flaws: Age, appearance, personality. Bill James and Mathematics cuts straight through that. Billy, of the twenty thousand notable players for us to consider, I believe that there’s a championship team of twenty five people that we can afford. Because everyone else in baseball undervalues them – like an island of misfit toys.

~Peter Brand, Moneyball

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2 thoughts on “Quote of the day

  1. Current number of pennants A’s have won under Beane’s watch–0.

    Any other baseball executive would have been canned a long time ago. Beane’s reign is just an extended con,

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