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Brad Pitt finesses a win as A's wizard Billy Beane.
East Bay Express  |  Kelly Vance  |  09-21-2011  |  Reviews

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The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game would be a dreadful work of fiction, a Disneyfied, feel-good failure. But Michael Lewis writes nonfiction, and hilarity, for the most part, doesn’t ensue.
Washington City Paper  |  Ryan Grim  |  10-27-2006  |  Nonfiction

The Michael Oher Storynew

As in Moneyball, his previous book on baseball strategy, Lewis shows how a single moment in sports history embodies an enormous shift in how that game is played.
Weekly Alibi  |  John Freeman  |  10-17-2006  |  Nonfiction

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