Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 11/12/11
Ryan Madson had one good year as a closer.  That's right, just one!  Yet he shows up with his scumbag pig of an agent Scott Boras thinking he's some kind of superstar looking for a mega-contract.  I'm sure Boras will get the String Bean his big money, but he's not gonna get it in Philly.  Frankly, I'm ok with that! Ryan Madson must think highly of himself.  He wants to be a prick and get way more money than he's worth.  Why else do you hire Scott Boras?  Agents like Boras and Drew Rosenhaus are pigs.  They get their clients big contracts, contracts that far exceed the value of the talent.  A Prime example is Jayson Werth, also a Boras client.  Boras got Werth all the money, way more than he's imaginably worth.  Boras secured Werth a 7-year/$126-million contract.  That's $18-million/year until he's 38-years old.  Boras got Werth a mammoth contract, the Nationals got a .232 hitter, and Werth gets to play for a team that draws less fans than double-A teams.   The Phillies rarely d...
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