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There was a time when you heard the words ”$100 million contract” in sports, and you were in awe. Thanks to baseball, that’s no longer the case. In fact, we’re almost at the point where when yo [...]
Alex Rodriguez’s attempt at having his 211-game suspension abolished has failed. Today, an arbitrator decided to reduce A-Rod’s suspension to 162-games. Therefore, he will have to sit the entire 2014 campaign for the Yankees. And of [...]
Robinson Cano is baseball’s newest $200M man, as he inked a 10-year/$240M deal with Seattle last week. Many believed that he would always wind up in pinstripes, and that he and his camp were just posturing. [...]
When news broke that Jay Z was launching a sports representation shop, I immediately thought that it was destintined for success. But in the subsequent months to follow, we’ve seen him make many rookie mistakes. The [...]
Yesterday, the Tigers and Rangers swapped Prince Fielder and Ian Kinsler. This comes just a few years after Detroit gave Fielder a 9-year, $216M deal. Along with Fielder, the Tigers will be sending $30M as well. [...]
This morning in New York, Alex Rodriguez walked out of his arbitration hearing after Bud Selig failed to show. I can’t say that I question his decision. Selig is the driving force behind imposing this historic [...]
On the surface this won’t appear as a huge deal to most. It’s a matter of one rich person giving another rich person a gift. Quite sickening, actually. But when you break it down, it’s probably [...]