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Max Scherzer, Jon Lester will be under a microscope after signing huge contracts with new teams

...Usually there are only 10 to 12 of these in the game, and they give you something that no one else has," said agent Scott Boras, who negotiated the deals for Kevin Brown, Barry Zito and Scherzer. "A lot of teams have a lot of pitchers, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-13/max-scherzer-jon-lester-
Cubs prized prospect Kris Bryant hitless in debut

...father, former Boston minor league outfielder Mike Bryant. His dad watched from the stands next to his son's agent, Scott Boras.Kris Bryant said he got only three hours of sleep before Friday's game."Time of my life really," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-17/cubs-prized-prospect-kri
Path to major leagues could get easier for Cuban baseball players

...American players, many of them have a lesser standard than what's offered international players," said agent Scott Boras, who has criticized restraints on contracts for players in American high schools and colleges. "We've really got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-17/path-major-leagues-could
Tax hike on players' minds during baseball negotiations

...benefits. We hope that weighs in our favor."According to an analysis done by a tax lawyer on the staff of agent Scott Boras, a player with a $10 million salary and average deductions who plays in Florida and is a resident of that state will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-11-22/tax-hike-players-minds-d
Angels win Pujols sweepstakes

...deal."This is a footprint contract, because it follows the footprint laid by other great players," said agent Scott Boras, who negotiated Rodriguez's agreements. "Putting a hitter like Albert Pujols in a big market, where he can be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-12-08/angels-win-pujols-sweeps
Overtime

...very preliminary."Rangers officials, including Ryan, had an initial session Friday with Fielder and his agent Scott Boras."We met (with Fielder and Boras) to try to get a true feel for where they are at this point in time in his free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-01-15/overtime
Agent Boras says loans complied with regulations

Baseball agent Scott Boras says loans by his company totaling about $70,000 to a Dominican prospect complied with players' association rules.Boras...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-11-23/agent-boras-says-loans-c
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Cliff Lee walks away from Yanks' $150 million offer

...with the Atlanta Braves for $28 million over five years. He declined a $34 million offer from the Yankees that agent Scott Boras said could have escalated to about $38 million."The four primary factors are winning, family, the geographical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-12-15/cliff-lee-walks-away-yan
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Nationals get their man

...all agreed on the evaluation of the player's skills and that helped a great deal," said Strasburg's adviser, Scott Boras. "It was a negotiation that I thought was very well intended. Their needs and Stephen's needs were certainly in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/19/bas_544903.shtml
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Nationals tab Strasburg

...weren't going to pass on the best player in the draft." But signing him might be a major challenge, because agent Scott Boras is sure to seek a record contract -- perhaps worth approximately $50 million. Teams have until Aug. 15 to sign draft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/10/bas_527140.shtml
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