"This delightfully written, lesson-laden book deserves a place of its own in the Baseball Hall of Fame." â€”Forbes
Moneyball is a quest for the secret of success in baseball. In a narrative full of fabulous characters and brilliant excursions into the unexpected, Michael Lewis follows the low-budget Oakland A's, visionary general manager Billy Beane, and the strange brotherhood of amateur baseball theorists. They are all in search of new baseball knowledgeâ€”insights that will give the little guy who is willing to discard old wisdom the edge over big money.