Posted on August 10, 2011 – 2:29 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Brad Pitt, Columbia Pictures, featured, Moneyball, movie posters, Oakland A's, Sony | Comments (1)
It’s the second teaser one-sheet poster for Moneyball, the Brad Pitt movie based on the book of the same name that is set to arrive in theaters on Sept. 23 (not long after our issue hits newsstands).
Posted on August 10, 2011 – 11:13 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | 8D Network, Andres Torres, Chris Chambliss, featured, Game-used Universe, Oakland A's, Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants, Vida Blue | Comments (3)
There’s a new player in the game-used universe as the 8D Network launched earlier this year and made its unveiling official with a presence at the National Sports Collectors Convention last week in Chicago.
Posted on July 21, 2011 – 8:06 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | baseball, Billy Beane, Brad Pitt, Columbia Pictures, featured, Jonah Hill, MLB, Moneyball, movie memorabilia, MovieGoods.com, Oakland A's, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Wright, Sony, sports movies | Comments (26)
With any new release, there will be marketing campaigns, which in the past meant materials that ultimately become memorabilia.
Posted on July 15, 2011 – 7:30 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Allen & Ginter, baseball cards, Brian Wilson, Brian Wilson's beard, featured, MC Hammer, Mc Hammer Bobblehead, musical memorabilia, Oakland A's, Topps | Comments (1)
There are plenty of weird baseball cards and promotions these days — and here are just two of the latest.
Posted on May 12, 2011 – 10:08 am | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | @josecanseco, autographs, featured, Jose Canseco, Oakland A's, Texas Rangers | Comments (11)
We’ve probably all heard the stories about an autograph experience gone wrong — i.e. no ink was signed — and the sour grapes that come with that. That’s not what I’m talking about here. I’m talking about the experience of meeting that childhood icon — dare we say hero — and finding out that the player isn’t as invested in what fans think as much as the fans are invested in him.
Posted on October 27, 2008 – 12:51 pm | Author: chrisolds
Baseball | Billy Beane, Brad Pitt, Eric Chavez, Jason Giambi, Jeremy Brown, Joe Blanton, Moneyball, New York Yankees, Nick Swisher, Oakland A's, Scott Hatteberg, Tim Hudson | Comments (5)
Columbia Pictures recently signed a writer and director for a possible adaptation of the best-selling baseball book Moneyball, which explores the unorthodox scouting and business procedures of the small-market Oakland A’s and General Manager Billy Beane. Who’s possibly in line to play Beane? Brad Pitt.