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Author Lewis, Michael (Michael M.)

Title Moneyball : the art of winning an unfair game / Michael Lewis.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : W.W. Norton, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  796.357 L675    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  796.35 Lewis    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  CB 796.35 Lewis    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  796.357 Lew    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 288 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents The curse of talent -- How to find a ballplayer -- The enlightenment -- Field of ignorance -- The Jeremy Brown blue plate special -- The science of winning an unfair game -- Giambi's hole -- Scott Hatteberg, pickin' machine -- The trading desk -- Anatomy of an undervalued pitcher -- The human element -- The speed of the idea -- The Badger.
Summary Explains how Billy Beene, the general manager of the Oakland Athletics, is using a new kind of thinking to build a successful and winning baseball team without spending enormous sums of money.
Source NBK 9/11 PPL
Subject Baseball -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Baseball -- Scouting -- United States.
Baseball players -- Salaries, etc. -- United States.
ISBN 0393057658
Standard No. YDXCP 1947464
NZ1 7533519
AU@ 000024483901
IG# 9780393057652
AU@ 000046180899

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