Scott Boras

Jackie Bradley Jr. has been a force for the Red Sox this season. (Kim Klement/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
July 11, 2016 - 9:01 pm
Before Jackie Bradley Jr. turned around his career last season with a monster August, agent Scott Boras found himself in a strange position -- fielding calls from rival clubs inquiring about Bradley's availability. The super-agent doesn't actually run a team, even if it sometimes feels that way...
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Xander Bogaerts
Rob Bradford
December 09, 2015 - 4:58 pm
NASHVILLE -- The time is coming when a conversation would only make sense. After two full major league seasons, Xander Bogaerts would now seem to be a prime candidate to start negotiating a contract extension. While not identifying Bogaerts by name, the subject of buying out arbitration years for...
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Agent Scott Boras is in Tom Brady's corner. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
Rob Bradford
September 23, 2015 - 5:18 pm
Before even offering his opinion on how the Deflategate saga unfolded, Scott Boras offered a disclaimer. "In fairness, I have a little bit of bias for Tom Brady ," the agent said. Boras' favoritism for Brady isn't hard to trace. For one, his history with the quarterback goes back to watching him...
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Xander Bogaerts
Rob Bradford
September 23, 2015 - 4:31 am
Other than the fact he had to adjust to the time change that came with flying from Japan to Boston, the timing couldn't have been better for Scott Boras . The agent joined his Boras Corporation colleagues Mike Fiore and Alex Ochoa in swinging by Fenway Park Tuesday to touch base with both his...
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July 14, 2014 - 2:38 pm
MINNEAPOLIS -- Agent Scott Boras doesn't foresee a Red Sox sell-off as the July 31 trade deadline approaches. After all, despite the fact that the Sox enter the All-Star break tied for the AL East basement with a 43-52 record, 9 1/2 games behind the division-leading Orioles, they reside in a...
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Mike Petraglia
June 12, 2014 - 1:09 pm
The daily saga of Stephen Drew took another twist Thursday with the news that the shortstop will be undergoing several tests before the weekend to determine the extent of his aggravated right oblique. After Thursday's 5-2 win over the Indians, manager John Farrell said there's a chance Drew could...
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May 21, 2014 - 4:17 pm
The offseason was not a great one for Stephen Drew , as the shortstop's desire for a multi-year deal and the draft pick that was tied to him due to the qualifying offer the Red Sox offered him before free agency drove away some potential suitors for the 31-year-old. However, according to Drew's...
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March 24, 2014 - 8:33 am
The Tigers announced Sunday that they have ended contract negotiations with pitcher Max Scherzer and his agent, Scott Boras , until the end of the season. The reigning American League Cy Young award winner will play out the 2014 season on a one-year deal worth $15,525,000 million. The Tigers...
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December 10, 2013 - 7:30 am
ESPN baseball writer Tim Kurkjian joined Mut & Merloni at the winter meetings in Orlando and talked about the Red Sox ' approach to the offseason. The Red Sox lost center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury via free agency to the Yankees , and there's been speculation that youngster Jackie Bradley Jr. will...
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December 04, 2013 - 7:28 am
Johnny Damon appeared on Mut & Merloni on Wednesday and discussed the Yankees ' reported signing of Jacoby Ellsbury while revealing details of his own departure from Boston. Ellsbury, who won two World Series with the Red Sox , reportedly agreed to a seven-year, $153 million contract with New...
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