Originally Posted by Milw
So then Billy Beane's comment that he'd be a better GM if he didn't watch games is just him playing a caricature for exposure? Or does he not count as a "baseball insider?"
His teams also never win anything, so, uh, great point???
ALSO, EDIT - He did have a national bestseller written about him and a Hollywood movie made about his life in which he was portrayed by Brad Pitt, so, you know, maybe????? I don't actually have any inside knowledge of the inner workings of the A's front office