Found October 04, 2011 on It's Always Sunny in Detroit:
The theory of moneyball is that a team can be successful without spending hundreds of millions of dollars.  The Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane made that well known.  We all know that on-base percentage and slugging percentage are king instead of stolen bases, runs batted in and batting average. put together the anti-Moneyball - the Yankees version.  Hilarious portrayal of Yankees GM Brian Cashman. That $5 million in Derek Jeter bobbleheads may have been undershooting it a bit.

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