Dharmesh has a great post on takeaways from Moneyball. Here i just want to call out an important point that Brad Pitt calls out during his interview with Jon Stewart. Around 2:40 mins into the interview Brad Pitt says “these guys started questioning 150 years of baseball knowledge” ; Simple, yet powerful questions like these “just because we have been doing it this way for so long, does it mean it is right?” lead Billy Bean to apply sabermetric techniques to put together his team. And this is what we mean by The Power of Questions.
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