Found November 11, 2012 on ChadMoriyama.com:
The MLB has confirmed that the Dodgers won the bidding on the rights for Korean left-hander Hyun Jin Ryu, just as Mike Petriello said yesterday, despite ESPN refusing to credit him. —– Since Scott Boras is his agent, Boras won’t care about the posting fee and will look to gouge the Dodgers for as much as possible, and his PR campaign has already started. Dylan Hernandez spoke with him and the quotes by Boras gave insight into why I previously said this is just the start of things. Ryu Hyun-jin could immediately be a No. 3 starter in a major league rotation, according to his agent. “He’s ready to pitch in the big leagues right now,” Scott Boras said. “He’s not a developmental project.” Translation: “He can help you from Opening Day, so pay him more money.” “We have to strategically plan out his career,” Boras said. Among the considerations: compensation and when Ryu can become a free agent. Because Ryu is only 25, he could sign a shorter contract that would allow him to enter the free
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