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  • • Could Phillies set sights on Bryce Harper pal Kris Bryant?
    It was no secret the Philadelphia Phillies had visions of one day signing Mike Trout, but the Los Angeles Angels had other ideas and locked the superstar up with a record-breaking, 12-year, $430 million extension. With the New Jersey native set to spend the rest of his career in California, the question now is what impending free agent could the Ph...
  • • Astros unlikely to resolve extensions for Gerrit Cole, Justin Verlander
    The Astros are currently discussing extensions with starters Gerrit Cole and Justin Verlander, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports (subscription required), though a deal with either seems unlikely. Rosenthal notes that the Astros may not be keen on paying market price for a multi-year extension with Verlander when that deal would begin in his age...
  • • SP Notes: Keuchel, Braves, Eovaldi, Astros, Angels, Phils, Kershaw
    With left-hander Dallas Keuchel still unemployed, the big-name free agent’s preparing for the season by “going through a full Spring Training, just like [Kyle] Lohse did,” agent Scott Boras told Jon Morosi of MLB.com earlier this week. Boras was referring to Lohse’s protracted trip to free agency six years ago, which ended March 2...
  • • Like Kyle Lohse did, Keuchel waiting for the right deal to come along
    With left-hander Dallas Keuchel still unemployed, the big-name free agent’s preparing for the season by “going through a full spring training, just like [Kyle] Lohse did,” agent Scott Boras told Jon Morosi of MLB.com earlier this week. Boras was referring to Lohse’s protracted trip to free agency six years ago, which ended March 25, 2013, with a th...
  • • Indians nearing deal with Carlos Gonzalez
    The Indians are closing in on a deal with free-agent outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, according to Jon Heyman of Fancred. Jorge Urribarri first reported the connection. Before Saturday, it had been a quiet few months for Gonzalez, a Scott Boras corporation client who seemingly hasn’t drawn much serious interest since he reached free agency last November...
  • • Report: Mike Moustakas 'badly' wanted to stay in Milwaukee
    Mike Moustakas “badly” wanted to re-sign with the Brewers, who granted his wish last month when they brought him back for a $10M guarantee, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. It was the second consecutive drawn-out stay on the open market for the 30-year-old Moustakas, a career-long third baseman who will move to second base in 2019.  It’s...
  • • Catcher Martin Maldonado fires Scott Boras over botched free agency
    Martin Maldonado hired Scott Boras last year in hopes of cashing in during his free agency. Instead, the move backfired. Maldonado remains unsigned despite spring training being well underway. With Maldonado hoping to change his fate, Mark Feinsand reported on Thursday that the veteran catcher fired Boras and switched agents to Dan Lozano. Maldonad...
  • • Bryce Harper will net $55M more than Manny Machado after taxes, agent says
    After Bryce Harper signed with the Philadelphia Phillies, many brought up the fact that, on a per-year average, Manny Machado landed more money. Yet, as Harper’s agent, Scott Boras, pointed out in an interview with The Los Angeles Times, the devil is in the details. Looking at the income tax rates in California (13.3%) and Pennsylvania (3.07%), Bor...
  • • Yankees Have Reportedly Discussed Gio Gonzalez
    Left-hander Gio Gonzalez had at least been discussed “by some Yankees people” even before the team learned of Luis Severino’s rotator cuff inflammation earlier today, tweets MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Similarly, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports that the Yankees do like Gonzalez and may inquire with agent Scott Boras about the...
  • • Yankees have reportedly discussed Gio Gonzalez
    Left-hander Gio Gonzalez had at least been discussed “by some Yankees people” even before the Bronx Bombers learned of Luis Severino’s rotator cuff inflammation earlier today, tweets MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Similarly, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports that the Yankees do like Gonzalez and might inquire with agent Scott Boras about the southpaw’s c...
  • • Blue Jays Notes: Top FAs, Stroman, Travis
    The latest on the Blue Jays, all of which comes courtesy of Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet: The Blue Jays “checked in” on prominent Scott Boras clients Bryce Harper, Dallas Keuchel and Marwin Gonzalez in free agency, but talks didn’t get serious in any of the three cases, Nicholson-Smith reports. Regarding Harper, there were “no...
  • • Blue Jays 'checked in' on Harper, Keuchel, Gonzalez
    The Blue Jays “checked in” on prominent Scott Boras clients Bryce Harper, Dallas Keuchel and Marwin Gonzalez in free agency, but talks didn’t get serious in any of the three cases, Nicholson-Smith reports. Regarding Harper, there were “not a lot of conversations” on the Jays’ side, a source told Nicholson-Smith. “Some, but not a lot.” Toronto was n...
  • • Phillies To Introduce Bryce Harper Today At 2pm
    Newest Phillie Bryce Harper will be available to the media at his introductory press conference today at 2pm in Clearwater, Florida. Along with Harper and agent Scott Boras, GM Matt Klentak and managing partner John Middleton will be present and available to the media from the top of the first base dugout at Spectrum Field,…...
  • • Phillies to introduce Bryce Harper today during press conference
    Bryce Harper, the newest member of the Philadelphia Phillies, will be available to the media today at 2 p.m. EST for his introductory press conference in Clearwater, Florida. Along with Harper and agent Scott Boras, GM Matt Klentak and managing partner John Middleton will be present and available to the media at Spectrum Field. The Phillies initial...
  • • Agent Scott Boras had visions of a $400M deal for Jose Fernandez
    The late Jose Fernandez would have been eligible for free agency this offseason, a concept The Athletic’s Jayson Stark explores (subscription required) in an outstanding remembrance of the former Marlins ace. Fernandez emerged as perhaps the top young pitcher in all of baseball over 471 1/3 innings with Miami from 2013-16, and he would’ve reached f...

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  • How Scott Boras Became The World's Most Powerful Sports Agent | ForbesHow Scott Boras Became The World's Most Powerful Sports Agent | Forbes
  • Agent Scott Boras Talks Bryce Harper, Kyler Murray & More w/Rich Eisen | Full Interview | 3/12/19Agent Scott Boras Talks Bryce Harper, Kyler Murray & More w/Rich Eisen | Full Interview | 3/12/19
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  • How tanking is "destroying" Major League BaseballHow tanking is "destroying" Major League Baseball
  • Agent Scott Boras on Dallas Keuchel’s Free Agent Status | The Rich Eisen Show | 3/12/19Agent Scott Boras on Dallas Keuchel’s Free Agent Status | The Rich Eisen Show | 3/12/19
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Top news - Scott Boras

  • • Source: Hoskins signs with agent Boras
    A source confirmed an NBC Philly report that Rhys Hoskins has signed with powerhouse agent Scott Boras, who represents some of the biggest stars in the game....
  • • Rhys Hoskins Hires Scott Boras
    Phillies slugger Rhys Hoskins has enlisted agent Scott Boras to represent him moving forward, Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports (via Twitter). It’s a high-profile addition for the Boras Corporation, as Hoskins has quickly emerged as one of the game’s top home run hitters since debuting last August. Through 817 career plat...
  • • Rhys Hoskins hires Scott Boras
    Phillies slugger Rhys Hoskins has enlisted agent Scott Boras to represent him moving forward, Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports (via Twitter).It’s a high-profile addition for the Boras Corporation, as Hoskins has quickly emerged as one of the game’s top home run hitters since debuting last August. Through 817 career plate appearances...
  • • Report: Addison Russell considering request for emergency hearing
    Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell, currently on administrative leave as the league investigates abuse claims made against him, is looking for a quick resolution to his situation.According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Russell and his agent, Scott Boras, are considering using the option of requesting an emergency hearing to resolve his stat...
  • • Addison Russell’s leave reportedly extended through end of season
    Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave by Major League Baseball in the wake of domestic violence allegations, and the shortstop is going to remain out through the remainder of the regular season and likely beyond.According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Russell’s indefinite leave has been extended to run at least through Sunday,...
  • • Anthony Rendon opens up about rising star status
    As I noted in discussing him recently as an extension candidate, Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon remains an underappreciated star despite turning in another fantastic effort in 2018. That’s largely a reflection of his own preferences, of course, so it’s fascinating to see Rendon open up a bit in a chat with Dave Sheinin of the Washington Pos...
  • • Kris Bryant reportedly turned down huge extension from Cubs
    Kris Bryant isn’t particularly close to free agency, but that didn’t stop the Chicago Cubs from trying to lock him down long-term. According to NBC Sports Chicago’s David Kaplan via Brett Taylor of Bleacher Nation, Bryant was offered a long-term extension “well north of $200 million,” but he and agent Scott Boras declined, preferring to go through ...
  • • Report: Kris Bryant declines $200M extension with Cubs
    The Cubs attempted to lock down star third baseman Kris Bryant to a multiyear deal — a deal worth more than $200 million. And Bryant turned it down. ESPN’s Dave Kaplan was the first to report the offer and refusal, which was made in recent months. “Whispers are telling me that the Cubs approached Scott Boras to do a massive extension with Kris Brya...
  • • Report: Kris Bryant declines $200 million extension
    The Cubs reportedly attempted to lockdown star third baseman Kris Bryant to a multi-year deal — one worth more than $200 million. But Bryant and his agent, Scott Boras, have turned it down. ESPN’s Dave Kaplan was the first to report the offer and refusal, which was made in recent months. “Whispers are telling me that the Cubs approached Scott Boras...
  • • Report: Dallas Keuchel may want to pitch in New York or LA
    Dallas Keuchel was not quite as effective in 2018 as he was in seasons past with the Houston Astros, but that will not prevent him from getting a massive contract when he becomes a free agent this winter. If he wants to pitch in some of the biggest markets in sports, the price tag is sure to be a hefty one. Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports wrote this w...
  • • Free Agency Notes: Harper, McCutchen, Yanks, D. Holland, Giants
    Agent Scott Boras told Michael Kay and Don La Greca of 98.7 FM ESPN New York earlier this week that Nationals outfielder and pending free agent Bryce Harper has already picked his team for 2019, which drew plenty of attention on social media Sunday. “We know who the team is. It’s already completed and done,…...
  • • Bryce Harper's agent jokes that the Nats star has already picked his 2019 team
    Agent Scott Boras told Michael Kay and Don La Greca of 98.7 FM ESPN New York earlier this week that Nationals outfielder and pending free agent Bryce Harper has already picked his team for 2019, which drew plenty of attention on social media Sunday. “We know who the team is. It’s already completed and done, but Bryce has told me that he wanted to t...
  • • Elvis Andrus will not exercise opt-out clause
    Elvis Andrus is forgoing the first of two opt-out clauses in his eight-year contract with the Rangers, tweets Fancred’s Jon Heyman. Andrus has four years and $58MM remaining on his contract and will earn $15MM in 2019 before again being having the opportunity to opt out of his contract and explore free agency. Andrus had already told reporters that...
  • • Bryce Harper's recent attire sparks Cubs rumors
    Bryce Harper is set to test the free-agent market, after having previously spent all seven of his years in the league with the Nationals. A number of teams have been rumored to have interest in signing Harper — Phillies, Giants, Cubs, Yankees and Nationals among them –which could result in him being awarded a massive $400-plus million contract. The...
  • • Agent touts Bryce Harper as first baseman, potentially for Yankees
    Bryce Harper could be in line for a position change depending on which team he signs with as a free agent this offseason. Harper, along with Manny Machado, will be one of the most sought-after free agents in recent memory this winter. Until this point, Harper has primarily played in the outfield defensively. On Tuesday, agent Scott Boras touted Har...

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