Chris Pratt Once Ate 81 Scoops Of Ice Cream In One Day On The Set Of ‘Parks & Rec’

Chris Pratt (Andy Dwyer from NBC’s ‘Parks And Recreation’ and Scott Hatteberg from ‘Moneyball’) made an appearance on Leno the other night to promote his upcoming Osama Bin Laden film, “Zero Dark Thirty.” While on the show, Pratt discussed his methods for gaining wait for an upcoming film. Pratt claims to have gained 60 pounds in four and a half months and said he “did...
Via The Nosebleeds
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Brad Pitt wants Jason Bay to get the hell out

Bring back Scott Hatteberg.
Via All Meme Sports
September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

NCAA 2012: 5 BCS Busters

Good lord I love Saturdays. When the leaves turn my hair stands up on end knowing that college football is upon us. There is nothing as special as NCAA collegiate football. With my USA Today college football encyclopedia, stats sheets in my lap, and big screen tuned in, I am ready to roll. Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard, and Lee Corso's morning pre-game show is reminiscent...
Via Football Nation
August 18, 2012  |  Discuss

The Great Seattle Mariners 1B debacle

One of the questions spreading around the Mariners blogosphere since Justin Smoak's demotion to Tacoma earlier this season has been: What are the Mariners going to do at 1B next season if Justin Smoak cannot iron his swing out. Jesus Montero appears to be option #1. Jesus has not manned 1B  since becoming a prospect within the Yankees organization in 2007 at age 17. This does...
Via Sports Blog Net
August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Scott Hatteberg will replace Ray Fosse in Oakland A's booth for 20 games

(Ed Note: This article first appeared on Bloguin's MLB site The Outside Corner.  Visit TOC for daily news, analysis, and the stories on the outside corner of the sport.) Perhaps hoping to benefit from what little post-Moneyball afterglow remains, the Oakland Athletics announced that they will have former player, and key figure in the Moneyball book and movie, Scott Hatteberg...
Via Awful Announcing
June 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Hatteberg to temporarily replace Fosse as Oakland color commentator

Perhaps hoping to benefit from what little post-Moneyball afterglow remains, the Oakland Athletics announced that they will have former player, and key figure in the Moneyball book and movie, Scott Hatteberg replace long-time color commentator Ray Fosse on TV broadcasts for a 20-game stretch starting June 15th. You're not going to believe this, but the player who famously was...
Via The Outside Corner
June 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Marbut, Hatteberg serve up insight on Cougs

SEATTLE – With the help of former Major Leaguers Scott Hatteberg and Tom Niedenfuer, Washington State head coach Donnie Marbut hosted his bi-annual Cougar baseball celebration in Seattle on Thursday and offered insight on his unrealistic expectations this season and his forecast for what's coming next.
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

The Walk-Don’t Walk Sign Is Flashing in Oakland

Even before Billy Beane and Scott Hatteberg and Moneyball, the Oakland A’s were a team that took a lot of walks. Over the 50 years of the Expansion Era (1961-2011), the A’s ended the season with a walk rate below the league average only eight times. Of those eight seasons, in only one did the A’s have a walk rate more than one percentage point lower than the league average...
Via Fangraphs
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss

’93 Phils Out-Disciplined “Moneyball” A’s

The plate discipline of the 1993 Phillies was a template for Billy Beane's 2001 Athletics.Speaking at a Villanova Law School symposium last Friday, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane of “Moneyball” fame revealed that the key concept of his cost-conscious strategy to acquire cheap, valuable talent was partially derived from the 1993 Phillies.Really? John Kruk paved...
Via Phillies Nation
February 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Lake Stevens High School Wrestling Gets MTV Treatment

Who knew Chris Pratt from NBC's Parks and Recreation was from Lake Stevens? Scott Hatteberg Pratt is the executive producer of a documentary that will air on MTV on Wednesday night called "The Berserkers." The documentary follows Lake Stevens' HS wrestling squad in its 2010-11 championship season. I profess to know nothing about high school wrestling, but I'...
Via SeaTown Sports
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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