'Rangers-ball,' starring Jon Daniels

With several smart moves, Texas GM has team on the cusp of its first Series title

Updated: October 26, 2011, 10:25 PM ET
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- Went to see "Moneyball" on Tuesday night. In fact, with the Game 6 World Series postponement, St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa said he was going to see the same movie Wednesday evening.

I don't know what La Russa will think about the baseball flick starring Brad Pitt as Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane, but I know what I thought:

They made a movie about the wrong GM.

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