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MLB.com Updated Nov 7, 2012Figuratively, as he carried on a lively conversation with the media during the General Managers Meetings on Wednesday, A's GM Billy Beane was as free as a child running along a beach. The most unexpectedly successful of seasons can be highly liberating,…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated Nov 7, 2012Quick. Come up with reasons Art Howe should manage the Toronto Blue Jays. I have a few. The Blue Jays need a manager. Art Howe is a manager, maybe even a good one-he has a career 1129-1137 record, which isn't so bad given that he spent time running theUpvote Share Tweet
Gallego defeats Canseco in congressional raceyahoo.com Updated Nov 7, 2012There were a few fun baseball tie-ins on Tuesday's election night, but my favorite came in Texas where Gallego topped Canseco for a seat in the House. Unfortunately, a closer inspection reveals that it was not a pair of former Oakland Athletics battling…Upvote Share Tweet