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Special to The Herald-Mail"Moneyball" is a pretty good movie about baseball, but a better movie about the baseball business. The main characters are not players or coaches — and there's barely any mention of fans. It is a story of businessmen, men who are typically...
Tags: Jonah Hill, Baseball, Politics, Oakland Athletics, Brad Pitt
Mikah Maly-Karros, the best women's basketball player UC Irvine has had in more than a decade, has quit the team, UCI officials confirmed Monday. Maly-Karros, a 6-foot-1 forward, led the Big West Conference in scoring as a junior last season at 19.5...
Bennett Miller directed the acclaimed film "Capote" in 2005. It was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director. Miller now brings his masterful but subtle touch to the sports movie genre in "Moneyball." In the process, he...
How great was that Wednesday night, when the Orioles, perennial wallflower at the baseball party, finally got in on the action? But also, and alas, how fleeting. As crazy thrilling as it was to watch the O's, down to their last strike, beating the Red...
Don't be surprised if the team on-base percentage of Tarbut V'Torah's baseball team makes a significant jump next season. Brent Dohling is the high school baseball coach at TVT, a Jewish Community Day School in Irvine with about 150 students. He also had...
Only two sports have over the years have led to a significant library of very good movies: boxing and baseball. Now you can add Moneyball to the list of baseball-themed movies to that library. In fact, for a number of reasons, it may very well stand up...
Tags: Movies, Entertainment, Mike Crowley, Robert Redford, Brad Pitt
Whispers Keep an eye on the Blue Jays when teams start throwing around money this fall. After brilliantly ridding themselves of Vernon Wells and Alex Rios, the Blue Jays are expected to become major players in free agency within the next two years....
RedEye movie critic**1/2 (out of four) “Moneyball” is the triumphant true story of how a professional baseball team made it back into the playoffs. The year after making them the last time. And didn’t win the World Series. In terms of distance traveled...
Tags: Jonah Hill, Mark Mulder, Social Media, Politics, Baseball
The Roger Clemens mistrial was viewed with relief around Major League Baseball. Commissioner Bud Selig and his lieutenants weren't as worried about Clemens' standing as they were about any new revelations that could have come up in sworn testimony. ...
The Three Musketeers in 2-D and 3-D Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson are the titular trio, made a quartet by the addition of the hot-headed D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) and facing off against baddies played by Christoph Waltz and Orlando...
Brad Pitt has listed his gated Malibu beach house for $13.75 million. The view home he shares with actress Angelina Jolie sits on 1.26 blufftop acres with a tennis court, a lap pool and access to the beach. Features include walls of glass doors, a walk-...
Company TownCalifornia On Location Awards honorees include Nancy Haecker for "House" and S. Todd Christensen for "Moneyball."...
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