• Scott Boras drooling over Mets’ MLB free-agency potential

    Scott Boras drooling over Mets’ MLB free-agency potential

    Even in the absence of the MLB general managers’ meetings this year due to the pandemic, Scott Boras is willing to assess the Mets’ shopping potential. The super-agent often uses supermarket
  • Trevor Bauer isn’t only MLB player enraged with Scott Boras

    Trevor Bauer isn’t only MLB player enraged with Scott Boras

    Trevor Bauer went there. The Reds’ starting pitcher/provocateur often uses his Twitter account to voice sentiments that had been expressed only under the cloak of anonymity. On Wednesday, the right-hander touched a beach ball-sized nerve by exposing some tension within the players association as it tries to negotiate a 2020 restart plan with Major League …
  • Salary structure likely point of contention if MLB goes fan-less

    Salary structure likely point of contention if MLB goes fan-less

    Earlier this week, in a conversation with a veteran player representative, I asked if the Commissioner’s Office and the Players Association would be the scorpion from The Scorpion and the Frog. In the fable, the scorpion convinces a frog to carry him across the river. The frog says no because you will sting me. The …