Tagged: ‘Scott Boras’

Scott Boras Says New York Mets Haven’t Begun Extension Talks with Matt Harvey
May 13th, 2016 at 11:49 AM
In light of the seven year, 175 million dollar contract extension Stephen Strasburg signed with the Washington Nationals earlier this week, questions began to circulate as to whether or not the deal would serve as a reference point for other young pitchers. The New York Mets have several pitchers like...

Scott Boras Claims Matt Harvey’s Struggles May Be Tied to 2015 Workload
May 4th, 2016 at 7:29 PM
New York Mets' pitcher Matt Harvey has had a rough start to the 2016 season. In six starts this season, Harvey is 2-4 with a 4.76 ERA, easily checking in as the least effective pitcher in the Mets' dynamic starting rotation. Harvey has had issues across the board as his...

Matt Harvey: “I’ve Never Shied Away” from Contract Extension Talks
February 15th, 2016 at 2:56 PM
If the New York Mets want to extend their championship window beyond the next few years, the first order of business should be to lock up their pitchers long term. The one closest to free agency right now is Matt Harvey, who is in his first year of arbitration this...

Scott Boras Now Approves of New York Mets’ Usage of Matt Harvey
November 12th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
The New York Mets came under criticism from Matt Harvey's agent, Scott Boras, in early September regarding their usage of his client. Boras caused a firestorm in September when he claimed the Mets should shut down Harvey after he reached 180 innings pitched. The Mets chose not to follow that...

Scott Boras Purchased Insurance on Matt Harvey’s Arm After Regular Season
October 19th, 2015 at 6:53 PM
The innings limit drama surrounding New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey appears to be a thing of the past. After a firestorm emerged in September after Harvey's agent Scott Boras claimed the team should shut Harvey down after 180 innings pitched, Boras faded into the background as the team...