Scott Boras: Big markets should spend

Updated: March 6, 2012, 10:47 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- What is projected to be the largest single-season payroll drop by an organization in Major League Baseball history got agent Scott Boras talking.

Boras was asked Monday if New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon and family should remain in control of their franchise after slashing the payroll from $143 million to $91 million in one offseason, according to The New York Times.

Speaking in generalities about big-market teams, Boras said: "When they are not providing ...

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