Scott Boras

June 28, 2012 - 7:22 am
The Red Sox have agreed to terms with Tzu-Wei Lin , an 18-year-old shortstop out of Taiwan, on a signing bonus of $2.05 million, a major league source confirmed. The deal will not be official until Major League Baseball concludes its standard background investigation into the prospect, but he is...
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April 08, 2011 - 3:24 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY FRIDAY: MLB: Yankees at Red Sox , 2:05 p.m. (NESN; WEEI) NBA: Wizards at Celtics , 7:30 p.m. (CSNNE; WEEI) SATURDAY: NHL :...
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March 24, 2011 - 3:44 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY THURSDAY: NHL : Canadiens at Bruins, 7 p.m. (NESN) MLB Preseason: Red Sox at Marlins, 1:05 p.m. AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ Forbes...
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Scott McLaughlin
March 02, 2011 - 6:30 am
Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira has parted ways with longtime agent Scott Boras . Teixeira made the announcement before Wednesday's spring training game against the Astros. "I've been thinking about it for a while," Teixeira said. "There's no reason to get into a lot of specifics right now, but...
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Mike Petraglia
February 20, 2011 - 8:52 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Ask any athlete who has reached the golden years of his playing career and every one of them will tell you the moment you stop adapting to the changes around you is the very moment you're career is done. Jason Varitek is no different, as he reminded everyone on hand for a spring...
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Mike Petraglia
February 16, 2011 - 4:48 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Without even being in the room, you could almost hear superagent Scott Boras applauding with every word his client Jacoby Ellsbury spoke Wednesday morning. The Red Sox center fielder was asked two things repeatedly in various forms. Does he feel healthy? Does he resent the...
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January 30, 2011 - 4:01 am
The annual prospect rankings are out, and the verdict appears unanimous: Jose Iglesias is the cream of the Red Sox '€™ minor league crop. The 21-year-old shortstop is a dazzling defender with a quick, compact swing that results in a hail of line drives. He is viewed as an above-average everyday...
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December 03, 2010 - 6:01 am
The Red Sox did not make a formal offer during their face-to-face meeting with free agent Jayson Werth and his agent Scott Boras on Wednesday, according to ESPNBoston's Jayson Stark . Rather, the purpose of the meeting was to give general manager Theo Epstein and manager Terry Francona a chance to...
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November 30, 2010 - 5:00 am
Will the Milwaukee Brewers deal Prince Fielder ? That's the key question of their offseason and general manager Doug Melvin is debating that very scenario. He told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , "I don't know what I'm going to do yet. You can't say one or the other. I haven't decided yet." In...
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November 24, 2010 - 2:43 am
Baseball agent Scott Boras responded to news that his company made loans to the families of young Dominican players by insisting he did no wrong, despite comments suggesting otherwise from the Major League Baseball Players Association. One of the accusations is that Boras' company loaned...
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