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Charlie Finley

Charles Oscar Finley, nicknamed Charlie O or Charley O, was an American businessman who owned Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics. Finley purchased the franchise while it was located in Kansas City, moving it to Oakland in 1968. He is also known as a short-lived owner of the National Hockey League's California Golden Seals and the American Basketball Association's Memphis Tams.

February 22, 1918 - February 19, 1996

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Big Leagues Bought Dime Dozen Equals Find Fire Good Hard Indispensable Hide All Leagues Make Manager Mine Player Sacrifice Shortstops Stockbrokers Success Sweat Talent Team Thing Wanted Less More Hide All See All
Sweat plus sacrifice equals success. — © Charlie Finley
Sweat plus sacrifice equals success.
If a manager of mine ever said someone was indispensable, I'd fire him.
I always wanted to be a player, but I never had the talent to make the big leagues. So I did the next best thing: I bought a team.
Good stockbrokers are a dime a dozen, but good shortstops are hard to find.
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