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Boras: Bryce Harper's struggles not linked to contract year

Bryce Harper is struggling. If you ask his agent, Scott Boras, the slugger’s low batting average (.218) has nothing to do with his impending free agency at season’s end, according to ESPN’s Eddie Matz. In fact, Boras suggests it’s not an appropriate measure of his client’s success at the plate:</… MLB | theScore

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Boras calls defensive shifts 'discriminatory' against lefty hitters

Defensive shifts have garnered some notable critics as they’ve grown in popularity over recent years, and super-agent Scott Boras has joined the chorus of detractors. In an interview with Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports, Boras said extreme shifts are “discriminatory” against left-handed hitters. “You want right-handed hitters and left-handed hitters to be treated equally,” Boras said. “I … MLB | ...

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Boras, Harvey preferred moving on from Mets to stint in minors

The New York Mets initiated the process of parting with Matt Harvey on Friday by designating the former All-Star starter for assignment, noting they’d done so after Harvey refused a demotion to the minor leagues. Shortly after news of the move, agent Scott Boras explained why he and his client turned down the minors stint – a … MLB | ...

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Boras, Harvey preferred moving on from Mets to stint in minors

The New York Mets initiated the process of parting with Matt Harvey on Friday by designating the former All-Star starter for assignment, noting they’d done so after Harvey refused a demotion to the minor leagues. Shortly after news of the move, agent Scott Boras explained why he and his client turned down the minors stint – a … MLB | ...

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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="https://theathletic.com/238683/2018/02/12/lin-padres-royals-still-competing-to-… 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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