SCOTT BORAS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Boras: Drew, Kendrys 'damaged;' MLB disagrees but will investigate

Scott Boras, the agent for top remaining free agents Kendrys Morales and Stephen Drew, came out swinging against the half dozen or so anonymous team executives and officials who negatively speculated in a recent article on the value of those two players. Boras says those unnamed executives and officials are breaking league rules in a recent article by suggesting low player values...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Rumors: Scott Boras informing teams Kendrys Morales could be close to signing

One of the biggest names still left on the free agent market is Kendrys Morales. He has drawn little interest on the open market, as he comes with draft pick compensation. A team could sign Morales now and give up a draft pick or wait until after June's draft, when players are no longer subject to draft-pick compensation.There may be a team out there that is willing to part with...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Scott Boras loses in grievance against Beltran

Powerful agent Scott Boras lost a $1.3 million grievance claim against New York Yankees right fielder Carlos Beltran this month, establishing a precedent that Boras believes could have serious ramifications in the industry. Boras was seeking damages against Beltran, who left his agency in October 2011 - four months before the expiration of his contract. Beltran signed a two-year...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

On Drew's Birthday, Boras Sends Lousy T-Shirt

Today, Stephen Drew turns 31 years of age. For his birthday, his Uber-Agent Scott Boras sent him a real stink-bomb. Boras told ESPN that his shortstop free agent (along with his other jobless client, Kendrys Morales) will wait until June if need be to get the contract they want.  Said Boras, "Like any players, they want to play baseball. But they're also looking at the...
Via FenwayNation
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Scott Boras: Suk-Min Yoon Drawing Interest From Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox are eyeing a Scott Boras client not named Stephen Drew. Suk-Min Yoon, one of Boras’ lesser-known clients, is expected to sign with a Major League Baseball club soon. Boras told The Boston Globe’s Nick Cafardo that the Red Sox are one of “many teams” interested in the Korean right-hander. Dan Kurtz of MyKBO.net tweeted Tuesday that Yoon has received offers...
Via NESN.com
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Agent Scott Boras: Cubs rebuild is an "all-day sucker"

Baseball agent Scott Boras hasn’t changed his stance since the general manager meetings last month. He still wants the Chicago Cubs to act like a big-market team and spend some money -- presumably on his clients -- though he does understand their game plan. “It appears as though we’re looking at the all-day sucker so maybe next year,” Boras said Wednesday at the winter...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees plan on chasing Choo

The New York Yankees are the latest team rumored to be vying for the services of free agent center fielder Shin-Soo Choo. According to MLB Trade Rumors, Choo's name came up quite a bit in New York's recent organizational meetings, and the historic franchise appears to be very fond of his on-base ability. In 2013, in his first season with the Reds, first season in center...
Via Redlegs Review
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss
ACRIMONIOUS AGENTS

Boras takes another shot at Jay-Z

Scott Boras has continued the escalating war of words with Jay-Z, this time questioning if hip hop mogul/agent has the best interests of his clients in mind.

Via The Kevin Burke Project
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Boras to open Miami gym for clients

How fed up is Scott Boras, one of baseball's most powerful agents, with the accessibility of performance-enhancing drugs in South Florida? So fed up that Boras intends to open a private multi-million dollar sports fitness center for his clients who train in South Florida by next year. Boras won't say it explicitly, but his goal is to protect his clients from people like...
Via Fox Sports
February 08, 2013  |  Discuss
UGLY STORY

K-Rod charged with misdemeanor

Francisco Rodriguez has been charged in an alleged domestic abuse incident involving his fiancée and faces a nine-month prison sentence if convicted.

Via Tireball.com
November 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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