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By Susan Slusser,Billy Beane

ISBN-10: 1629370681

ISBN-13: 9781629370682

With traditions, files, and group lore, this energetic, precise publication explores the personalities, occasions, and proof each Athletics fan should still understand. This consultant to all issues A's covers the team’s heritage in Oakland because the franchise moved there in 1968, together with the Charlie O. Finley dynasty years, the “Earthquake sequence” and contention with the San Francisco Giants, and the team’s 4 international sequence titles in Oakland. writer Susan Slusser has amassed each crucial piece of A's wisdom and trivialities, together with Billy Beane and Moneyball, Stomper, the “Bash Brothers,” and Josh Donaldson, in addition to must-do actions, and ranks them from 1 to a hundred, offering an exciting and easy-to-follow record for fanatics of all ages.

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