Luke Weaver Hires Boras Corporation

Luke Weaver Hires Boras Corporation Diamondbacks righty Luke Weaver has hired the Boras Corporation to represent him, per Robert Murray (via Twitter). This agency relationship is now reflected in MLBTR’s Agency Database. Weaver, 26, is slated to reach arbitration eligibility in advance of the 2021 season. His earning power will depend upon not only what…

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Manfred: “This Needs To Be Over”

Manfred: “This Needs To Be Over” MLB commissioner Rob Manfred has responded to the public statements of union chief Tony Clark, as Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports (Twitter links). “This needs to be over,” said Manfred. That statement refers, presumably, to the all-too-public spat between the league and player’s union regarding the terms by which the…

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Miguel Sano, Twins’ $30 million slugger, accused in bizarre kidnapping case

Miguel Sano, Twins’ $30 million slugger, accused in bizarre kidnapping case Minnesota Twins slugger Miguel Sanó told a Dominican Republic newspaper he’s being blackmailed, having been accused of kidnapping and assault. The Twins said Thursday they’re aware of the report in El Nuevo Diario and still trying to gathering more information about the situation surrounding…

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