The Oakland Athletics have long been known to obsess over statistics. From glorifying on-base percentage to Brad Pitt's Oscar nomination, crunching numbers is king in Oakland. Well no matter what numbers one might use, when Brandon Hicks came up to bat yesterday afternoon in the bottom of the ninth, he could not be looked upon as much of a threat. Hicks entered the game in the seventh inning as a pinch-runner for Chris Carter and scored in the game-tying rally.
Jon Stewart asked Brad Pitt last night why the Oscar campaigns aren't more like political campaigns. Pitt had a better idea.
Unless Moneyball completely collapses for reasons unknown, Brad Pitt is (deservedly) guaranteed to receive a Best Actor Oscar nomination, and he is quickly looking like one of the front-runners to win.
Moneyball opens in theatres on Friday and everyone in baseball is anticipating the picture. Rumor has it Brad Pitt could get nominated for Golden Globe or an Oscar. While the movie reviewing community may be excited, the baseball co...
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