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Sony Has A Tall Order In Marketing "Moneyball" To Mass Audience
Published July 14, 2011
IS THE ENDING HOLLYWOOD ENOUGH? In Ft. Worth, Mac Engel asked if Hollywood will be "satisfied with" the true ending of the A's' seasons under the "Moneyball" concept. The team made the playoffs four straight years from '00-03, but "never won a series." It was not until '06 when the A's "defeated the Twins in the divisional round did Oakland win a playoff series under Beane's Moneyball" (STAR-TELEGRAM.com, 7/12).