Hiroyuki Nakajima is the latest Japanese baseball signee in the big leagues, recently inking a 2 year/$6.5 million deal with the Oakland Athletics.  The defending AL West champion team with plenty of eager and talented youngsters combined with a mult-million dollar contract is reason enough to make the leap across the pond but the new shortstop revealed why he really signed with Oakland: Billy Beane is extremely sexy and cool.

Many claimed the Moneyball producers outkicked their coverage with Beane’s portrayal by Brad Pitt but it appears Beane is also extremely sexy and cool.

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