Billy Beane

Billy Beane

William Lamar Billy Beane III (born March 29 1962) is an American former professional baseball player and current front office executive. He is the general manager (GM) and minority owner of the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB). Prior to his front office career he played in MLB as an outfielder between 1984 and 1989 for the New York Mets Minnesota Twins Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics.