Beane made the deal after all 

July, 8, 2008
07/08/08
8:53
PM ET
Billy Beane's got some nerve. After all those wonderful things I've written about him, he trades Rich Harden? After I said many times in the past 24 hours -- in this space, on ESPNEWS, on various sports radio stations -- that he wouldn't?

Next time I'll text him before coming to such an obviously rash conclusion.

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