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Report: Padres, Boras engaged in regular dialogue on Hosmer

The San Diego Padres still appear to be very hot on Eric Hosmer‘s trail. San Diego has engaged in regular dialogue with Hosmer’s agent, Scott Boras, over the last several days, sources told <a href="… MLB | theScore

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Boras: Tickets should cost less for games between 2 tanking teams

Super agent Scott Boras is no stranger to putting Major League Baseball on blast, and his battle against tanking clubs has a new proposal. Based on the premise that MLB teams charge extra for tickets to high-profile matchups, Boras suggested fans should demand lower ticket prices for games featuring two tanking clubs. “It will be like military day,” Boras told ...

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Boras: Clients will find work because good owners will wake up

Pitchers and catchers report to spring training next week, and while a number of Scott Boras’ clients remain unsigned, the agent isn’t worried about them finding work. “I believe that every good owner in the game wakes up and says there’s an opportunity that exists today that didn’t exist yesterday. Regardless of what the date on the calendar is, if ...

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In slow market, Boras says MLB needs more incentive to win

NEW YORK (AP) Agent Scott Boras says the number of major league teams rebuilding with younger, lower-cost rosters has become a cancer to the sport, attributing behavior to the strengthened luxury tax combining with restraints on draft-pick salaries. Boras attributes baseball’s attendance drop to an increase in non-competitive teams, predicts fans from perennial losers will increasingly stay away from ballparks ...

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Boras: Rebuilding clubs 'intentionally murdering seasons'

After a day filled with agents and the players’ union weighing in on the lack of free-agent activity this winter, agent mogul Scott Boras added an exclamation point Friday evening. “The issue is competition,” Boras told <a href="… MLB | theScore

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