All great stories begin with a problem or a journey. In the movie Moneyball Brad Pitt and his minions set out to build a Jason Giambi out of spare parts. They take a chubby outfielder, a washed up superstar and a smartmouthed little brother, somehow fashion 40 homeruns and 120 rbis for a measley couple of million dollars, challenging the then-mighty Yankees for supremacy of baseball. And Brad Pitt doesn't even get the girl.
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