If you were Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane, what would you put on your Christmas wish list?
The 50-year-old with three children will likely get a slew of ties, dress shirts, socks and tools. I mean, after all, what else do you buy the man who already runs a baseball organization?
But if Santa Claus were to bring Beane anything and everything he wishes for, there's a couple of things the A's GM might write down immediately. Of course, these have to be things he can receive on Christmas day, so 100 wins or another AL West pennant aren't obtainable by tomorrow morning.
That being said, here is a list of five items Beane would (or at least should) love to have.