“The first thing they did was run you. When big league scouts road-tested elite amateur prospects, foot speed was the first thing they checked off their lists.” Moneyball

In Uncategorized on October 19, 2009 at 1:39 am

Well, I didn’t have any idea what this was referring to so I Googled Moneyball and apparently it’s about baseball scouting. It seems they like to treat prospects like horses and run them around a bit. I like the first sentence from a writing viewpoint, but I really couldn’t give a shit about the topic.


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