Hiroyuki Nakajima hearts Billy Beane
If Hiroyuki Nakajima's recent comments are to be believed, then his decision to sign with the A's had much to do with the charms of the general manager.
|Billy Beane's charms are not to be underestimated. (Getty Images)|
As you are no doubt aware, Japanese shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima recently inked a two-year pact with the A's. What persuaded Nakajima to accept Oakland's offer? Was it the promise of regular playing time? Was it their standing as AL West champs? Was it the redeemable U.S. currency? Or was it something else ...
Nakajima says he wanted to sign with #Athletics because "Billy Beane is extremely sexy and cool."— Susan Slusser (@susanslusser) December 18, 2012
Scientists have proved that the charms of A's GM Billy Beane are both boundless and without bound, so that those charms have spellbound Nakajima to such an extent is hardly surprising.
I suppose it's possible he's thinking of Brad Pitt.
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