Baseball's fascinating new rivalry

The agent battle between Scott Boras and Jay Z is definitely one to watch

Originally Published: November 7, 2013
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Scott Boras has negotiated more than $5 billion in major league contracts and built a baseball agency that's the paragon of the industry. He has coined the phrases "iconic player" and "pillow contract," helped revolutionize the draft, and declined invitations to appear on the HBO Show "Arli$$" because it perpetuated so many negative stereotypes about the profession he holds dear.

He has been compared to Superman arch-enemy Lex Luthor and Star Wars villain Darth Vader while setting records ...

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