stuff | 1 Oct 05:33 2011

Oakland A's News #6995 - 1 message


A's part ways with three coaches
<URL:http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/7040889/oakland-athletics-part-ways-three-coaches-staff>
AP <b>OAKLAND</b>, Calif. -- Bob Melvin wasted no time making
changes to his <b>Oakland</b> coaching staff after receiving a
new three-year deal last week to stay put as manager. The
<b>Athletics</b> said Friday they aren&#39;t renewing the
contracts of bench coach Joel <b>...</b>
ESPN
Fri Sep 30 17:44:56 2011
score: 7.5

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stuff | 1 Oct 21:33 2011

Oakland A's News #6997 - 1 message


&quot;Moneyball&quot; Not just For Baseball Fans.
<URL:http://technorati.com/entertainment/film/article/moneyball-not-just-for-baseball-fans/>
Brad Pitt plays the part of real life <b>Oakland A&#39;s</b>
GM, Billy Beane, with a mix of both arrogance,sadness and
loneliness. You feel and see the disappointment he battles
within himself due to never living up to being a top draft
choice himself at one time <b>...</b>
Technorati
Sat Oct  1 11:44:27 2011
score: 5.6

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stuff | 3 Oct 05:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7001 - 1 message


A&#39;s GM Billy Beane Staying Put?
<URL:http://swinginas.com/2011/10/02/as-gm-billy-beane-staying-put/>
<b>Oakland Athletics</b> general manager Billy Beane recently
stated during an end of season address to the media that he has
no plans to leave Oakland. It has been long rumored that Beane,
who was recently portrayed by Brad Pitt in the movie
“Moneyball,” <b>...</b>
Swingin' A's
Sun Oct  2 20:29:36 2011
score: 16.0

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stuff | 3 Oct 15:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7002 - 1 message


Newhouse: Can A&#39;s find the way to San Jose?
<URL:http://www.mercurynews.com/columns/ci_19026441>
By Dave Newhouse The future home of the <b>Oakland A&#39;s</b>
will be decided this baseball offseason. It&#39;s Oakland or
San Jose, and we already know the preference of A&#39;s
ownership. Lew Wolff is urging his Wisconsin fraternity buddy,
Major League Baseball <b>...</b>
San Jose Mercury News
Mon Oct  3 00:01:46 2011
score: 3.9

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stuff | 3 Oct 21:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7003 - 2 messages


Movie Review: With Pitt &amp; Hill, &#39;Moneyball&#39; is a home run (VIDEO)
<URL:http://www.southjerseylocalnews.com/articles/2011/10/03/entertainment/doc4e89ca5302739542384584.txt>
Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill deliver a home run movie about the
<b>Oakland A&#39;s</b> and their determination to get to the
top. This is Moneyball. The story is about ex-player Billy
Beane (Pitt), once an unsuccessful baseball player, now general
manager for the <b>...</b>
South Jersey Local News
Mon Oct  3 07:56:23 2011
score: 5.9

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Oakland A&#39;s Announce Changes in Coaching Staff
<URL:http://sanfranciscobayareatoday.org/oakland-a%E2%80%99s-announce-changes-in-coaching-staff/15712/>
By David Chapa The <b>Oakland Athletics</b> today announced
that first base coach Tye Waller and third base coach Mike
Gallego will be asked to return and be part of manager Bob
Melvin&#39;s coaching staff for the 2012 season. The A&#39;s
also announced that the <b>...</b>
San Francisco Bay Area Today
Mon Oct  3 09:51:58 2011
score: 5.7

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stuff | 4 Oct 05:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7004 - 1 message


Oakland Athletics 2011 Review: A Season of 2 Halves
<URL:http://bleacherreport.com/articles/877030-oakland-athletics-2011-review-a-season-of-two-halves>
So many things went wrong for the <b>Athletics</b> in a year
that can only be described as eventful. It&#39;s difficult to
construct an overlaying theme that encapsulates the challenges
that <b>Oakland</b> has faced over the course of their season.
<b>...</b>
Bleacher Report
Mon Oct  3 12:37:57 2011
score: 6.2

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stuff | 5 Oct 05:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7007 - 2 messages


Oakland A&#39;s 2011 Team Awards
<URL:http://swinginas.com/2011/10/04/oakland-as-2011-team-awards/>
Let&#39;s face it, the <b>Oakland Athletics</b> didn&#39;t
provide their fans with a satisfying performance in 2011. The
team&#39;s third-place finish does little to boost the moral of
the fan base, and the fact that team missed the playoffs for
the fifth-straight season <b>...</b>
Swingin' A's
Tue Oct  4 11:18:42 2011
score: 5.5

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&#39;Moneyball&#39; yet to affect managers
<URL:http://collegian.csufresno.edu/2011/10/03/%E2%80%98moneyball%E2%80%99-yet-to-affect-managers/>
By Tony Petersen | October 03, 2011 | Opinion The most
memorable scene of “Moneyball,” the recently released Brad
Pitt flick on <b>Oakland A&#39;s</b> general manager Billy
Beane&#39;s efforts to build a winning team with a small
budget, was when a plethora of “old <b>...</b>
The Collegian
Mon Oct  3 00:09:59 2011
score: 5.9

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stuff | 5 Oct 15:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7008 - 1 message


Oakland A&#39;s GM Billy Beane, Post-Moneyball, Visits Athletics Nation - Part I
<URL:http://www.athleticsnation.com/2011/10/5/2469523/oakland-as-gm-billy-beane-post-moneyball-visits-athletics-nation-part>
by Tyler Bleszinski on Oct 5, 2011 5:01 AM PDT It&#39;s been
quite a month for <b>Oakland A&#39;s</b> general manager Billy
Beane. He was the subject of a movie that&#39;s come in second
at the box office two weeks in a row (twice to children&#39;s
movies). <b>...</b>
Athletics Nation
Wed Oct  5 05:08:06 2011
score: 5.0

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stuff | 6 Oct 15:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7011 - 1 message


Jonah Hill in &#39;Moneyball&#39;: Betsy Sharkey&#39;s film pick of the week
<URL:http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/movies/2011/10/jonah-hill-brad-pitt-moneyball.html>
As the pin-striped statistical wizard helping Pitt&#39;s
<b>Oakland A&#39;s</b> General Manager Billy Beane refine his
game, Hill steps to the plate, shifting from slacker comic to
serious actor. I wondered whether he would be able to make the
leap. <b>...</b>
Los Angeles Times
Wed Oct  5 13:51:14 2011
score: 6.1

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stuff | 7 Oct 05:33 2011

Oakland A's News #7013 - 1 message


Oakland A&#39;s Signed Chip Hale as Bench Coach
<URL:http://sanfranciscobayareatoday.org/oakland-a%E2%80%99s-signed-chip-hale-as-bench-coach/15812/>
By David Chapa OAKLAND, Calif. – The <b>Oakland Athletics</b>
announced today the team has signed Chip Hale to a two-year
agreement to serve as bench coach on Manager Bob Melvin&#39;s
staff. Hale, the New York Mets&#39; third base and infield
coach the past two <b>...</b>
San Francisco Bay Area Today
Thu Oct  6 12:35:56 2011
score: 7.7

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