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Paul DePodesta

Paul worked in the front offices of Major League Baseball for over 20 years and is well known internationally for his contributions to the "Moneyball" era when he and Billy Beane managed a small group of undervalued professional baseball players and executives, many of whom had been rejected as unfit for the big leagues, who had turned themselves into one of the most successful franchises in Major League Baseball. The story culminated into both a NY Times Bestselling book by Michael Lewis and blockbuster movie featuring Brad Pitt titled, MONEYBALL.

Paul is currently at the Cleveland Browns. He was previously the Vice President of the New York Mets and formerly served as the General Manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Career Highlights

  • Cleveland Browns, Chief Strategy Officer
  • New York Mets, Former Vice President
  • Los Angeles Dodgers, Former General Manager
  • Oakland Athletics, Former Assistant General Manager
  • Featured with Billy Beane in New York Times Bestselling Book, "Moneyball"

Designated Charity

NSW Family Foundation
http://www.sealnswff.org
A donation is being made to this charity every time a course by this Sports Mind is purchased.

Recommended Reading

"Thinking Fast and Slow" by Daniel Kahneman
"Poor Charlie's Almanac" by Charlie Munger
"More Than You Know" by Michael Mauboussin