"Well it's the story of Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by b eball lub o b bu get employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players - a statistical method which has been adopted by administrators in other sports, causing something of a
revolution in the science of player recruitment."
It is therefore something of a misrepresentation to say that Washington deprived a "real" ballplayer of his roster spot.
(14.) When considered in the context of run-expectancy matrix, the stolen-base attempt can be fairly characterized as something of a gamble.
(15.) Still, this figure is something of a restatement of the immediately preceding calculation, as from September 2 through the end of the 1974 season the A's played against only teams in the AL West.
Both are something of a challenge and both are crucial in this period of charter renewal and external review.
In effect this is no different from I&A retaining and maintaining the machines capable of playing archived film or vinyl records, but it would still represent something of a "first" for digital archiving and preservation.