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Daisuke Matsuzaka is spending the week in California. No, he did not do a Nike commercial, but he is spending most of each day discussing his negotiating position with the folks at the Scott Boras Corporation.
Now Matsuzaka, Boras, Jeff Musselman, et al. all ask the same resounding question: Why should Japanese players be treated differently than American players? "Ichiro [Suzuki] came over, was MVP in his first season," says Boras, "and got paid one-third of what he's worth."
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