Comments for: The statistics would tell Maine people to draft Mike Michaud for governor

Posted Oct. 22, 2013, at 12:14 p.m.

In the best-selling book “Moneyball,” about the transformation in the evaluation of baseball players, Oakland A’s General Manager Billy Beane famously tells his old-school scouting department that, “You guys just sit around talking the same old ‘good body’ nonsense like we’re selling jeans.” Beane’s point was to call out the …

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