My first thought was an albatross. These sort of contracts used to be called “player-friendly”, but now they are dismissed by clubs and the media as bad deals. We can all see that as teams become more analytically savvy, fewerRead more
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What can Lebron James, Jacoby Ellsbury and Jon Heyman tell us about player pay in baseball?
On Sunday this week, LeBron James’ agency Klutch Sports, announced that ‘The King’ had decided to play out the twilight of his basketball career in Los Angeles, with the sport’s signature franchise, the Lakers. The nuts and bolts were revealedRead more
What next for the Yankees?
Can you win anything with kids? Or maybe kids and a vile bloke with a cannon for an arm? Brian Cashman probably canRead more