|The film begins with the A's losing the 2001 ALDS elimination game to the:
|Billy Beane faces an offseason in which he loses three key players. Which of the following is not among them?
|In an example of the conventional wisdom Billy tries to jettison, one of his advisers knock a prospective player because:
|He doesn't have a dog
|His baseball card doesn't fetch much on the market
|He has a weird goatee
|He has an ugly girlfriend
|Billy meets Peter Brand when he visits his counterpart for which team?
|Kansas City Royals
|Toronto Blue Jays
|After the meeting between the GMs, Billy seeks Peter out:
|In the parking garage
|In his cubicle
|In the elevator lobby
|In the cafeteria
|The job with the Indians is Peter's first job anywhere. He went to school at _________ to study ________:
|Dartmouth / architecture
|Georgetown / computer science
|Cornell / American naval history
|Yale / economics
|Billy calls Pete late at night and asks him a question. After Pete answers, Billy offers him a job. What is the question Billy asks?
|Would you have re-signed Jason Giambi?
|Would you have drafted me in the first round?
|How do you define greatness?
|How many wins can we get with our payroll?
|The changing of the team guard in Oakland is reflected in a clip in which:
|Programs from the previous season are shredded
|Sod is removed and then replaced on the field
|Banners are cut down
|Name tags are removed from lockers
|Billy and Peter consider a pitcher Chad Bradford who is overlooked my most teams because:
|He never listens to his catcher
|He throws funny
|He can't field
|He is old
|The initial meeting in the film between Billy and Art Howe concerns:
|The team not matching an offer for Johnny Damon
|The possibility that the team will be relocated
|Art's friendship with the lead scout, who Billy despises
|The general relationship between Art and Billy throughout the film can best be described as:
|Billy's advisers don't like Jason Giambi's brother. What is the knock on Jeremy Giambi?
|He has off-the-field troubles
|He is coming off shoulder surgery
|He can't hit a curve ball
|He doesn't respect authority
|Scott Hatteberg is clearly the single most important player in the storied history of the Oakland A's. Where does Billy visit Scott to offer him a contract?
|At Scott's house
|At Scott's agent's house
|In Billy's office
|In the parking lot of a supermarket
|"It's incredibly hard." The plan to bring Scott onboard is contingent on teaching the former catcher how to play:
|Billy takes his teenage daughter out to buy:
|A video camera
|Her first pair of earrings
|In a flashback montage, we see Billy washing out through several levels of baseball. Do we see him playing for the A's?
|Yes, at the beginning, as the A's were the team that drafted him
|Yes, in the middle
|Yes, at the end of the montage
By way of explanation.....
The final team Billy played for was the A's
|David Justice confronts the financial constraints the team operates under when he finds, to his amazement, that:
|Players have to buy their own uniforms
|Players have to pay for sodas from the vending machine
|Some of the players have second jobs
|Players have to "pay" for complimentary team tickets
|Billy follows the game action on Opening Day by:
|Having Peter text him play-by-play
|Sitting in the stands
|Watching from the tunnel
|Listening to the game on the radio as he drives around town
|Billy is irked to find a jovial atmosphere in the locker room while the team is mired in a losing streak. Which player is dancing on a chair when Billy comes in?
|Billy trades Carlos Pena. Which of the following is not true?
|Soda was part of the deal
|Pena reacts furiously to the news
|Billy initiates the trade to force Art Howe's hand
|Billy has Peter inform Pena
|A scene set just before the trade deadline shows Billy madly working the phones to acquire a premiere:
|On the game in which the A's try to set the all-time winning streak record, where is Billy when he learns that the team is up 11-0 early in the game?
|In an electronics store
|In his truck
|At the airport
|In the tunnel to the field
|Who do the A's play on the game in which they try to set the winning streak record?
|Kansas City Royals
|Toronto Blue Jays
|Chicago White Sox
|Despite their remarkable late-season run, the A's season ends again with a loss in the ALDS. Who brought Oakland's season to an end in 2002?
|The Yankees, again
|The film ends with Billy considering but ultimately rejecting a job with the: