April 11, 2021

Dodgers News: Ken Rosenthal Suggests Ryu and Rendon in Boras Makeup Call (Dodgers Nation)



Ken Rosenthal tweeted a rather pie-in-the-sky tweet for Dodger fans this morning.

Not Granting The Premise

“A clear conscience is usually the sign of a bad memory.” Nifty quote, but Scott Boras remembers everything and likely doesn’t care. It is cute that Rosenthal floated the idea that Boras would ever make a decision based on some notion of a ‘makeup call.’ All Scott Boras did for Gerrit Cole was get him the best contract he could for his client, which of course pads his own bottom line.

The idea that the Dodgers ‘finished second’ in the Cole sweepstakes, which in turn would affect how Boras negotiates the Ryu/Rendon contracts, is preposterous. That said, it could theoretically make the negotiations work quicker.

Andrew Friedman’s Choice

What Cole’s signing does do is put pressure on Andrew Friedman. For the Dodger fans reading this, I do not believe this is a…

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