Tagged with Athletics

News & Notes: Baseball edition?!?

So there isn’t much to report on the baseball front so this post will be rather short… The Texas Rangers won the bidding on Yu Darvish. I will be very surprised if they lock him up for a few reasons. 1. A Japanese player usually wants to play where there is a large Japanese population. … Continue reading


Moneyball: Arguably the best sports movie of all time

The first few clips of the movie are plays from the 2001 ALDS between the New York Yankees and the Oakland Athletics. However the most attention grabbing clip of the entire movie lasts for about five seconds. It read: New York Yankees $109,791,893 vs. Oakland Athletics $33,810,750 This line is so brilliant because it truly … Continue reading