From: Gary on
On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 18:21:05 -0400, "Ray OHara"
<raymond-ohara(a)hotmail.com> wrote:

>
>"Gary" <golferace2(a)comcast.net> wrote in message
>news:6cu8565jpomt8rmpnvm6q3nccldnnakh6b(a)4ax.com...
>> On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 15:23:37 -0400, "Ray OHara"
>> <raymond-ohara(a)hotmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>"Dano" <janeanddano(a)yahoo.com> wrote in message
>>>news:i31s8f$l2p$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
>>>>A caller to The Baseball Show (from Alaska no less) brought up a topic I
>>>>had
>>>> considered a while back. Since there is no market for Lowell, why not
>>>> see
>>>> what could be gotten for Beltre. Good chance he won't return anyway. I
>>>> would like to see a real roll of the dice. Shake this up big time. No
>>>> idea
>>>> what kind of offers they would get, but it would be a blockbuster for
>>>> sure.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>Beltre suffers from Borass disease.
>>>that hurts his value.
>>>
>> Untrue. Nothing Beltre has done this year has lowered his value.
>>
>
>having an unreasonable agent and a new contract coming certainly does hurt
>his value.
>
And having the year he is having won't hurt his value.

Boras does very well for his clients, so I doubt his clients have any
complaints.

I guess having Boras as an agent really hurt Teixiera getting a good
deal.
From: BTT on
On Jul 31, 7:04 pm, Gary <golfera...(a)comcast.net> wrote:
> On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 18:21:05 -0400, "Ray OHara"
>
>
>
>
>
> <raymond-oh...(a)hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >"Gary" <golfera...(a)comcast.net> wrote in message
> >news:6cu8565jpomt8rmpnvm6q3nccldnnakh6b(a)4ax.com...
> >> On Sat, 31 Jul 2010 15:23:37 -0400, "Ray OHara"
> >> <raymond-oh...(a)hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >>>"Dano" <janeandd...(a)yahoo.com> wrote in message
> >>>news:i31s8f$l2p$1(a)news.eternal-september.org...
> >>>>A caller to The Baseball Show (from Alaska no less) brought up a topic I
> >>>>had
> >>>> considered a while back.  Since there is no market for Lowell, why not
> >>>> see
> >>>> what could be gotten for Beltre.  Good chance he won't return anyway.  I
> >>>> would like to see a real roll of the dice.  Shake this up big time..  No
> >>>> idea
> >>>> what kind of offers they would get, but it would be a blockbuster for
> >>>> sure.
>
> >>>Beltre suffers from Borass disease.
> >>>that hurts his value.
>
> >> Untrue.  Nothing Beltre has done this year has lowered his value.
>
> >having an unreasonable agent and a new contract coming certainly does hurt
> >his value.
>
> And having the year he is having won't hurt his value.
>
> Boras does very well for his clients, so I doubt his clients have any
> complaints.
>
> I guess having Boras as an agent really hurt Teixiera getting a good
> deal.- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

Well, Johnny did wonder why he switched teams every time his contract
was up.
But since Detroit was where he *really* wanted to be all along, he
doesn't mind.

BTT
4-7-10!
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