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Friday, May 25, 2007

Scott Boras Says Walt Jocketty Is an Idiot

Posted By on Fri, May 25, 2007 at 3:27 PM

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Well, not quite. But baseball's über-agent does say this about the locally revered Cardinals general manager, who lowballed Boras' client Jeff Weaver this past off-season:

“You have to respect that teams have a right to make their own decisions. [But] here’s a GM who never played the game saying, ‘We’re going to go with our young guys,’ and I go, ‘You can’t.’ The Cardinals not signing Jeff Weaver is how you don’t win divisions, and my prediction is the St. Louis Cardinals won’t win their division this year.”

Read all about it in Jeffrey Anderson's "The Boras Factor," courtesy of our sister paper the LA Weekly.



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