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CBS Sports
Browns are making plenty of moves, but don't have much to show for themman believed they actually had a chance to make all of the trade downs make sen
Browns are making plenty of moves, but don't have much to show for them
CBS Sports / Posted 5 hours ago
man believed they actually had a chance to make all of the trade downs make sense had they managed to capitalize on what "Moneyball" would dictate you do: pounce on a market inefficiency. No one could have predicted Tunsil's slide. He was in play... Read more
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NFL.com
2016 NFL Draft: Cowboys up after Round 1; Rams, Browns downfalls flat. If this is how former MLB executive Paul DePodesta and the rest of
2016 NFL Draft: Cowboys up after Round 1; Rams, Browns down
NFL.com / Posted 10 hours ago
falls flat. If this is how former MLB executive Paul DePodesta and the rest of the Browns front office are going to apply "Moneyball" principles to football -- ignoring an opportunity to solve a decades-long organizational need for the sake of... Read more
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NFL.com
2016 NFL Draft: Cowboys up, Rams, Browns down after Round 1Coleman. If this is how former MLB executive Paul DePodesta and the rest of th
2016 NFL Draft: Cowboys up, Rams, Browns down after Round 1
NFL.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Coleman. If this is how former MLB executive Paul DePodesta and the rest of the Browns front office are going to apply "Moneyball" principles to football -- ignoring an opportunity to solve a decades-long organizational need for the sake of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Finding the ‘God particle’much attention to the rest of the league. So don’t hold that against him.) MIC
Finding the ‘God particle’
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
much attention to the rest of the league. So don’t hold that against him.) MICHAEL PARKHURST “I guess it’s similar to a ‘Moneyball’ situation in baseball, like Oakland. No real star, no high-paid player but they (hypothetically) go on to win the... Read more
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CBS News
NFL first-round picks aren't always money in the bankWatt, they're relying on analytics, the statistical approach to grading players
NFL first-round picks aren't always money in the bank
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Watt, they're relying on analytics, the statistical approach to grading players that gained notoriety in Michael Lewis' "Moneyball." Metrics, though, have their limits, according to Goff. "What makes a great quarterback isn't just accuracy. It's... Read more
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Vavel
Keys to the Golden State Warriors’ Game 5 Victory over Houston Rocketswith this Rockets team as it tries to pick up the pieces this offseason. The Ro
Keys to the Golden State Warriors’ Game 5 Victory over Houston Rockets
Vavel / Posted yesterday
with this Rockets team as it tries to pick up the pieces this offseason. The Rockets never really gelled as a team and the "moneyball" strategy of GM Daryl Morey appears busto. The Warriors will await either the Los Angeles Clippers or Portland... Read more
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Bleacher Report
How NFL Teams Make Their Draft Picksthe Jaguars, Ravens, Falcons and 49ers are taking analytics very seriously. Th
How NFL Teams Make Their Draft Picks
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
the Jaguars, Ravens, Falcons and 49ers are taking analytics very seriously. The Browns recently hired Paul DePodesta, the moneyball descendent from Major League Baseball, as their "chief strategy officer." How his title pertains to the draft isn't... Read more
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Vavel
2016 NFL Draft First Round LIVEManziel, he may see the start of the second day. Speaking of 8th overall, all
2016 NFL Draft First Round LIVE
Vavel / Posted yesterday
Manziel, he may see the start of the second day. Speaking of 8th overall, all eyes will be on the Paul DePodesta (of moneyball fame) strategized Cleveland Browns. With an analytics core led by the aforementioned DePodesta, as well as Harvard... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
And now, the documentary on the Dodgers TV situation: 'Moneyball Too'A free screening of "Moneyball Too" is available until 9 p.m. PT Thursday at ht
And now, the documentary on the Dodgers TV situation: 'Moneyball Too'
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
A free screening of "Moneyball Too" is available until 9 p.m. PT Thursday at https://youtu.be/h3_dQBbmxjg I'll confess that I'm coming around on this television blackout. I now think it must be a good thing. After all, the Dodgers lead baseball in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sean Murphy, Oakland A’s Minor League Pitcher, Dies at 27loss of Sean Murphy,” vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane, who wa
Sean Murphy, Oakland A’s Minor League Pitcher, Dies at 27
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
loss of Sean Murphy,” vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane, who was portrayed by Brad Pitt in the 2011 film “Moneyball,” said in a statement Tuesday. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.” Murphy passed away in... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sean Murphy, Oakland A’s Minor League Pitcher, Dies at 27loss of Sean Murphy,” vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane, who wa
Sean Murphy, Oakland A’s Minor League Pitcher, Dies at 27
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
loss of Sean Murphy,” vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane, who was portrayed by Brad Pitt in the 2011 film “Moneyball,” said in a statement Tuesday. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.” Murphy passed away in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Assessing AFC North draft needs8 selection, and several other picks. The Browns have six top-100 picks this ye
Assessing AFC North draft needs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
8 selection, and several other picks. The Browns have six top-100 picks this year, tied for most in the NFL, a downright "Moneyball"-esque accumulation of assets. No wonder: DePodesta helped spearhead the Oakland Athletics' sabermetric revolution... Read more
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ESPN
In the analytics age, teams get an edge from scoutingPirates. Standing in the cold. Trying to figure something out." IF YOU HAVEN'T
In the analytics age, teams get an edge from scouting
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
Pirates. Standing in the cold. Trying to figure something out." IF YOU HAVEN'T paid attention to baseball scouts since Moneyball, you've missed the evolution of a craft. Michael Lewis' 2003 book, and the movie that followed it, portrayed scouts... Read more
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The Irish Times
Leicester City: dirty dozen or Harvard case study?mathematics behind this, as well. A little like the Oakland Athletics, the base
Leicester City: dirty dozen or Harvard case study?
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
mathematics behind this, as well. A little like the Oakland Athletics, the baseball team that Michael Lewis chronicled in “Moneyball,” Leicester’s scouts were obsessed with statistics. N’Golo Kante, the midfielder they bought last summer, was not... Read more
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Market Watch
Baseball could learn some new tricks from old ballparksand showers, but the indignities and constraints of playing in the Coliseum ove
Baseball could learn some new tricks from old ballparks
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
and showers, but the indignities and constraints of playing in the Coliseum over the past 20 years helped usher in the “Moneyball” era of general manager Billy Beane. Granted, while the postseason appearances have been sporadic and the wins have... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Collingwood’s Mason Cox legitimises USA-to-AFL combine, Jonathan Givony of Draft Express talks 2016 AFL Combinecan’t be done’,” Givony said. “I remember going to the AFL combine three years
Collingwood’s Mason Cox legitimises USA-to-AFL combine, Jonathan Givony of Draft Express talks 2016 AFL Combine
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
can’t be done’,” Givony said. “I remember going to the AFL combine three years ago, and it reminded me of a scene out of Moneyball, when Jonah Hill is sitting there in the office, and these old grizzled scouts come in and are like ‘are you... Read more
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Herald Sun
How Cox could inspire American AFL influxcan’t be done’,” Givony said. “I remember going to the AFL combine three years
How Cox could inspire American AFL influx
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
can’t be done’,” Givony said. “I remember going to the AFL combine three years ago, and it reminded me of a scene out of Moneyball, when Jonah Hill is sitting there in the office, and these old grizzled scouts come in and are like ‘are you... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Stan Collymore: Any player caught using drugs should be kicked out of footballBut if your game was about getting up and down the pitch, it might be tempting
Stan Collymore: Any player caught using drugs should be kicked out of football
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
But if your game was about getting up and down the pitch, it might be tempting to take them. Particularly in this Moneyball age. Where clubs are looking at statistics. If you can’t run 10k or 12k in a game – well this will help you get... Read more
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Boston Globe
Suggestions for an all-sports version of US currencythey’d go full-throttle sports with all our dough, paper and coinage alike. We’
Suggestions for an all-sports version of US currency
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
they’d go full-throttle sports with all our dough, paper and coinage alike. We’re America. We’re sports. We’re all about moneyball. So scrap the Founding Fathers, the Lincolns, the Grants, the Benjamins, and, no offense Miss Tubman, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Leonard Di Caprio and Ryan Gosling: mummy’s boysevent Brad treated Jane (and father Bill) to a night out at the Oscars in 2012,
Leonard Di Caprio and Ryan Gosling: mummy’s boys
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
event Brad treated Jane (and father Bill) to a night out at the Oscars in 2012, where he was nominated for Best Actor for Moneyball. He says ‘Mum’s very loving, very open, genuine and hilarious because [in the press] she always gets painted as a... Read more
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The Providence Journal
BEYOND MONEYBALL: How the Red Sox work toward a more open front office Posted Apr. 23, 2016 at 9:01 PM Posted Apr. 23, 2016 at 9:01 PM HOUSTON — D
BEYOND MONEYBALL: How the Red Sox work toward a more open front office
The Providence Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Posted Apr. 23, 2016 at 9:01 PM Posted Apr. 23, 2016 at 9:01 PM HOUSTON — Dave Dombrowski understands this will make him sound out of touch, but he wants to get something... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Armada, learning from new stats, ready to take on Fort Lauderdaleonline, has opened up a previously unavailable view of the NASL. While soccer’
Armada, learning from new stats, ready to take on Fort Lauderdale
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
online, has opened up a previously unavailable view of the NASL. While soccer’s free flow doesn’t lend itself to intensive Moneyball-style analytical parsing, Armada coach Tony Meola is watching several key figures ahead of Saturday’s trip to the... Read more
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International Business Times
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Maleficent, Moneyball, Scandal and more filmmaker Bennett Miller and starring Jonah Hill, House Of Cards star Robin Wri
Top 5 Netflix recommendations: Maleficent, Moneyball, Scandal and more
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
filmmaker Bennett Miller and starring Jonah Hill, House Of Cards star Robin Wright and Brad Pitt, biographical sport drama Moneyball tells the story of real-life baseball team manager Billy Beane. It follows his battle to assemble the Oakland A's... Read more
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BBC Football
Explaining the Leicester City story to AmericansBeane who used analytics to overcome more glamorous opponents, winning 20 games
Explaining the Leicester City story to Americans
BBC Football / Posted 7 days ago
Beane who used analytics to overcome more glamorous opponents, winning 20 games in a row in 2002.Image caption The film Moneyball brought the success of Oakland As to a global audience Nice story but they never won the World Series, which is... Read more
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BBC News
Explaining the Leicester City story to AmericansBeane who used analytics to overcome more glamorous opponents, winning 20 games
Explaining the Leicester City story to Americans
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Beane who used analytics to overcome more glamorous opponents, winning 20 games in a row in 2002.Image caption The film Moneyball brought the success of Oakland As to a global audience Nice story but they never won the World Series, which is... Read more
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SportingNews
Daryl Morey talks moneyball in the NBAwhat varies—both depending on the team and on the decision that needs to be mad
Daryl Morey talks moneyball in the NBA
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
what varies—both depending on the team and on the decision that needs to be made. For example, as highlighted in the book Moneyball , analytics-focused teams have been identifying and acquiring more of what the market undervalues. When I started... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Analytics expert says Eagles, Rams just bought dinner at 4000 percent interestthese top players... there's a lot of human biases and fallacies and things kin
Analytics expert says Eagles, Rams just bought dinner at 4000 percent interest
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
these top players... there's a lot of human biases and fallacies and things kind of underneath all of this." On baseball's Moneyball philosophy: "The arbitrage game you want to play in the NFL is draft picks. So if you're the Browns and you're... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Trail Blazers down 2-0 to Clippers, getting lesson in the woes of Moneyballwas Clippers 102, Blazers 81 in Game 2. Los Angeles is up two-zip in the best-o
Trail Blazers down 2-0 to Clippers, getting lesson in the woes of Moneyball
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
was Clippers 102, Blazers 81 in Game 2. Los Angeles is up two-zip in the best-of-seven series. Time to get real about the 'Moneyball' look Portland is wearing right now and what it says about the future of the organization. Because as much Trail... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
KING5 Seattle / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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First Coast News
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
KTVB Boise / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant oneoffice, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant one
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
office, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has a background as part of the Oakland A's "Moneyball" revolution. The moves are believed to be a huge commitment to analytics and a new way of placing value on assets... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant oneoffice, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant one
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
office, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has a background as part of the Oakland A's "Moneyball" revolution. The moves are believed to be a huge commitment to analytics and a new way of placing value on assets... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant oneoffice, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has
The first major move made by the Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' front office was a brilliant one
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
office, including Paul DePodesta, who comes from Major League Baseball and has a background as part of the Oakland A's "Moneyball" revolution. The moves are believed to be a huge commitment to analytics and a new way of placing value on assets... Read more
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CBS Sports
NFL Draft: Winners and losers from the Browns-Eagles blockbuster tradegoing to get a chance at redemption. Browns front office: What a coup for Clev
NFL Draft: Winners and losers from the Browns-Eagles blockbuster trade
CBS Sports / Posted 9 days ago
going to get a chance at redemption. Browns front office: What a coup for Cleveland here to land all these picks. The “Moneyball” portion of the program is in full swing -- get as many picks as possible and try to stockpile young talent. Adding... Read more
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USA Today
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long timeflanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer
Bell: Browns' trade is first right draft move in long time
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
flanked by new coach Hue Jackson and Paul DePodesta, the chief strategy officer and analytics whiz bringing his acclaimed Moneyball philosophies to the NFL from MLB — included a few head-scratching moves with the lineup of vets walking as free... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Right now there's no Blue Jay tougher to get out than Smoakfour of them have been part of a run-scoring inning. There’s been a perversion
Right now there's no Blue Jay tougher to get out than Smoak
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
four of them have been part of a run-scoring inning. There’s been a perversion over the years of the whole idea of “Moneyball,” with many people continuing to believe to this day that it suggests the goal of hitters should be going to the... Read more
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HITC Sport
Alan Shearer suggests Aston Villa should never have made this decision in Octoberin the Championship. "Some big questions have to be asked at Villa Park, start
Alan Shearer suggests Aston Villa should never have made this decision in October
HITC Sport / Posted 10 days ago
in the Championship. "Some big questions have to be asked at Villa Park, starting with the owner," said Shearer. "The ‘Moneyball’ recruitment just does not work. They should never have sacked Tim Sherwood. It was a bizarre decision to appoint... Read more
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SportingNews
Broadcast review: Phillies crew keeps it interesting, even if you don't agree with themunderrated stats in our sport, the base on balls.” This is interesting, but the
Broadcast review: Phillies crew keeps it interesting, even if you don't agree with them
SportingNews / Posted 10 days ago
underrated stats in our sport, the base on balls.” This is interesting, but then Schmidt spins into talking about “that Moneyball theory of driving the pitch count up, just a general lackadaisical approach to a hitter’s count.” Stairs takes an... Read more
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