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#Moneyball

# moneyball - Today’s News

Oakland Athletics to explore permanent relocation amid stalled stadium plans
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Oakland Athletics to explore permanent relocation amid stalled stadium plans

1 hour ago 1,388 Views 5 Comments

The ‘As’ could potentially follow the NFL’s formerly Oakland-based Raiders to Las Vegas.

# moneyball - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

European clubs chief warns that football is in 'crisis-management' mode
# Fallout
From The42
# Fallout

European clubs chief warns that football is in 'crisis-management' mode

Sep 8th 2020, 3:17 PM 5,494 Views 0 Comments

Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli said football will have a revenue drop of four billion euros in two years.

# moneyball - Monday 25 May, 2020

'If players refuse to take a pay cut then they will lose credibility'
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

'If players refuse to take a pay cut then they will lose credibility'

Updated May 25th 2020, 8:04 PM 33,010 Views 12 Comments

Eddie O’Sullivan says ‘rugby’s financial model has been a catastrophe’ but he believes the IRFU will survive this crisis.

# moneyball - Sunday 15 March, 2020

10 of the best sports films to watch on Netflix
# Essential Viewing
From The42
# Essential Viewing

10 of the best sports films to watch on Netflix

Mar 15th 2020, 9:31 PM 62,059 Views 30 Comments

With the Coronavirus outbreak causing people to stay in doors, catching up with great movies and documentaries is one recommended way to kill the time.

# moneyball - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

'Moneyball' pioneer in Chinese-led takeover of Championship club
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

'Moneyball' pioneer in Chinese-led takeover of Championship club

Dec 19th 2017, 3:51 PM 10,239 Views 9 Comments

American investors Paul Conway and Grace Hung are also investing in Barnsley along with Billy Beane.

# moneyball - Sunday 8 October, 2017

The brains behind the NFL's brawn
# Game Theory
From The42
# Game Theory

The brains behind the NFL's brawn

Oct 8th 2017, 7:00 AM 9,485 Views 3 Comments

Cynthia Frelund was NFL Media’s first analytics expert.

# moneyball - Friday 2 June, 2017

Premier League reveal breakdown of eye-watering payments to clubs last season
# Money Money Money
From The42
# Money Money Money

Premier League reveal breakdown of eye-watering payments to clubs last season

Jun 2nd 2017, 10:49 AM 7,266 Views 9 Comments

It was the first year of the lucrative TV rights deal, and a record amount of fees were paid out to clubs.

# moneyball - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Clement preparing to juggle 'Moneyball' approach of Swansea's American owners
# Different Ball Game
From The42
# Different Ball Game

Clement preparing to juggle 'Moneyball' approach of Swansea's American owners

Jan 5th 2017, 8:26 PM 5,819 Views 6 Comments

The new manager at Liberty Stadium insists he’s happy to consult with analytics expert Dan Altman.

# moneyball - Friday 28 October, 2016

'Everything is being looked at' - IRFU open to private investment in provinces
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

'Everything is being looked at' - IRFU open to private investment in provinces

Oct 28th 2016, 6:15 AM 8,120 Views 13 Comments

Performance director David Nucifora is content with third-party money funding new contracts.

# moneyball - Monday 25 July, 2016

Premiership clubs boosted by new £224m+ agreement with the RFU
# Full Coffers
From The42
# Full Coffers

Premiership clubs boosted by new £224m+ agreement with the RFU

Jul 25th 2016, 11:48 AM 6,668 Views 27 Comments

‘This is a true partnership focused on making English rugby the best in the world for club and country.’

# moneyball - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Bernie Sanders is running out of cash as Trump puts more money into his campaign
# Cash Rules Everything Around Me
# Cash Rules Everything Around Me

Bernie Sanders is running out of cash as Trump puts more money into his campaign

May 21st 2016, 11:14 AM 18,003 Views 38 Comments

Sanders had $6 million left in the bank at the start of the month.

# moneyball - Monday 25 April, 2016

Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor
# Data
From The42
# Data

Kitman Labs is the company with the real-life Moneyball factor

Apr 25th 2016, 8:23 AM 6,629 Views 1 Comment

The startup, now based in San Francisco, counts legendary baseball manager Billy Beane as an advisor.

# moneyball - Thursday 21 April, 2016

The Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' approach is already paying off
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

The Cleveland Browns' new 'Moneyball' approach is already paying off

Apr 21st 2016, 4:59 PM 9,145 Views 10 Comments

Since appointing Paul DePodesta, the Browns were expected to make this type of move.

# moneyball - Thursday 18 February, 2016

How tiny FC Midtjylland hope to shape the future of football
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

How tiny FC Midtjylland hope to shape the future of football

Feb 18th 2016, 11:00 AM 28,851 Views 17 Comments

Manchester United’s Europa League opponents have gone from near bankruptcy to the cusp of Champions League football.

# moneyball - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

NFL team hires the stats guru who inspired Jonah Hill's Moneyball character
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

NFL team hires the stats guru who inspired Jonah Hill's Moneyball character

Jan 5th 2016, 6:37 PM 9,442 Views 2 Comments

Sabermetrics veteran Paul DePodesta joins the Cleveland Browns as chief strategy officer.

# moneyball - Thursday 20 August, 2015

The Top 14 clubs' budgets make for eye-watering reading again this season
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

The Top 14 clubs' budgets make for eye-watering reading again this season

Aug 20th 2015, 4:35 PM 7,046 Views 9 Comments

The average provisional budget for the 2015/16 season is €21.5 million.

# moneyball - Monday 27 July, 2015

Samoa's union records hefty financial loss for historic All Blacks visit
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Samoa's union records hefty financial loss for historic All Blacks visit

Jul 27th 2015, 6:03 PM 8,015 Views 3 Comments

You can’t put a price on the value of a positive impression.

# moneyball - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Liverpool reject €55 million Sterling offer and all of today's transfer gossip
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Liverpool reject €55 million Sterling offer and all of today's transfer gossip

Jun 18th 2015, 11:31 AM 9,526 Views 24 Comments

Manchester United are tracking a Brazilian right-back while Tim Sherwood wants to bring one of his former Spurs players to Villa Park

# moneyball - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas
# Grab The Popcorn
From The42
# Grab The Popcorn

Forget Home Alone, here are the sports movies you need to watch this Christmas

Dec 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 4,348 Views 4 Comments

And no, Space Jam isn’t one of them.

# moneyball - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

'I've never read Moneyball' says the man whose work inspired the book
# Stats
From The42
# Stats

'I've never read Moneyball' says the man whose work inspired the book

Nov 5th 2014, 12:40 PM 4,757 Views 4 Comments

Bill James also argues that, despite their proliferation, statistics can still give sports organisations an advantage

# moneyball - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Baseball stats guru Bill James to speak at Web Summit in Dublin
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Baseball stats guru Bill James to speak at Web Summit in Dublin

Sep 17th 2014, 4:46 PM 2,605 Views 0 Comments

If you like your sports lathered in statistics, then James is your man.

# moneyball - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Forget Suarez, Balotelli represents Rodgers' biggest Liverpool challenge
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

Forget Suarez, Balotelli represents Rodgers' biggest Liverpool challenge

Aug 21st 2014, 5:37 PM 10,902 Views 30 Comments

The AC Milan striker is on the verge of completing a move to Anfield and he is capable of being one of the stars of the Premier League upon his return to England.

# moneyball - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Opinion: Peace in European rugby hits fans in the pocket
# Ercc
From The42
# Ercc

Opinion: Peace in European rugby hits fans in the pocket

Apr 10th 2014, 9:04 PM 22,289 Views 51 Comments

European rugby will live on next season, but you’ll have to pay extra to keep watching it.

# moneyball - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Mossy Quinn: the man in charge of Dublin's GAA brand discusses his plans
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Mossy Quinn: the man in charge of Dublin's GAA brand discusses his plans

Feb 26th 2014, 6:20 PM 6,369 Views 9 Comments

Dublin’s new commercial and marketing manager outlines the next steps.

# moneyball - Friday 3 January, 2014

June Brown puts Piers Morgan in his place... and 4 other weekend telly highlights
# Tellywatch
From The Daily Edge
# Tellywatch

June Brown puts Piers Morgan in his place... and 4 other weekend telly highlights

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:15 PM 3,307 Views 4 Comments

We’ve got some telly for you, no matter what you’re feeling.

# moneyball - Sunday 19 May, 2013

$591 million: Florida lottery winner is world's richest lottery millionaire
# Ker-ching!
# Ker-ching!

$591 million: Florida lottery winner is world's richest lottery millionaire

May 19th 2013, 2:11 PM 14,662 Views 15 Comments

Only one jackpot has ever been bigger – but this weekend’s Powerball jackpot only had one winner.

# moneyball - Thursday 14 February, 2013

How has this Simpsons/Moneyball mash-up video stayed hidden for so long?
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

How has this Simpsons/Moneyball mash-up video stayed hidden for so long?

Feb 14th 2013, 12:23 PM 2,061 Views 1 Comment

Internet, you have failed us.

# moneyball - Monday 20 August, 2012

VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange
# Expletive-filled
From The42
# Expletive-filled

VIDEO: MLB pitcher confronts goading fan in angry exchange

Aug 20th 2012, 10:31 PM 1,475 Views 1 Comment

The baseball field is no place for potty-mouths, mister.

# moneyball - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success
# Visionary
From The42
# Visionary

Moneyball coach Billy Beane's new secret to success

May 15th 2012, 1:50 PM 668 Views 0 Comments

The Oakland Athletics manager says whoever figures this out will be “the wealthiest man in the world”.

# moneyball - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Long showers, Glee and 9 other things that Mark Zuckerberg 'Likes'
# Minimalism
From The Daily Edge
# Minimalism

Long showers, Glee and 9 other things that Mark Zuckerberg 'Likes'

May 13th 2012, 8:45 AM 6,435 Views 6 Comments

The man behind Facebook also has a liking for Taylor Swift and “eliminating desire”.

# moneyball - Monday 19 December, 2011

No rift with Scottish FA over Carling Nations Cup debt, insist FAI
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

No rift with Scottish FA over Carling Nations Cup debt, insist FAI

Dec 19th 2011, 12:15 PM 1,887 Views 3 Comments

Abbotstown chiefs insist they are negotiating with Scottish FA for a ‘downward adjustment’ of their tournament fee.

# moneyball - Sunday 11 December, 2011

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting…
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting…

Dec 11th 2011, 8:01 AM 905 Views 0 Comments

Every week we flick back through some of our favourite writing from newspapers, blogs and bathroom walls.

# moneyball - Thursday 8 December, 2011

How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

How much?! Angels and Pujols agree $254million deal - reports

Dec 8th 2011, 5:55 PM 696 Views 0 Comments

Pujols’ contract is the second-highest in baseball history and only the third to break the $200 million barrier. Lucky.

# moneyball - Monday 26 September, 2011

Fact or fiction: The 6 biggest myths about Moneyball
# Tall Tales
From The42
# Tall Tales

Fact or fiction: The 6 biggest myths about Moneyball

Sep 26th 2011, 3:46 PM 8,904 Views 0 Comments

With the Brad Pitt-starring movie about to released, here’s some of the common false assumptions about the influential book that helped change the course of baseball history.

# moneyball - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Cash rich: Who are the world's wealthiest seven footballers?
# Moneyball
From The42
# Moneyball

Cash rich: Who are the world's wealthiest seven footballers?

Aug 24th 2011, 3:43 PM 1,387 Views 1 Comment

Samuel Eto’o is now the world’s wealthiest footballer, but we look at the six others trailing in his wake…

# moneyball - Thursday 21 July, 2011

YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop
# Eye Candy
From The42
# Eye Candy

YouTube top 10: because the rain just won't stop

Jul 21st 2011, 7:40 PM 655 Views 0 Comments

The Irish summer got you trapped inside? Here’s some YouTube gold to tide you over until the next break in the weather.

# moneyball - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

View from New York: living in a fantasy (baseball) land
# Empire State
From The42
# Empire State

View from New York: living in a fantasy (baseball) land

Mar 30th 2011, 10:55 AM 281 Views 3 Comments

John Riordan drafts his squad ahead of this year’s MLB season. He’s never going to win, but at least he knows that.