A preview of the screen adaptation of Michael Lewis’s seminal baseball book Moneyball will air on Entertainment Tonight this evening, building on this teaser from yesterday’s broadcast. Brad Pitt stars as Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane, whose unconventional approach to statistics — in particular an emphasis on drafting and acquiring players with high on-base percentages — helped lead to a revolution in baseball scouting and player development.
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“Jalen has accepted full responsibility for his actions. Both parties are taking this very seriously, and as a result, we’ve agreed that he will not be on our air while he addresses this situation,” ESPN spokesman Josh Krulewitz told USA Today in an email.
Kelly McBride and Regina McCombs of The Poynter Institute wrote Thursday that ESPN learned of Rose’s arrest when his agent called the network as WDIV in Detroit was preparing to break the news. Read more