Agent Scott Boras talks about the process of negotiating a contract between the Orioles and free agent first baseman Chris Davis.
Chris Davis knew he was returning to the Orioles. He’d quietly begun working out a few times a week with hitting coach Scott Coolbaugh. Davis wouldn’t do that if he was signing elsewhere.
BALTIMORE—Chris Davis knew the free agent process was going to be a long one. He didn’t expect it to take as long as it did.
While you slept, the Orioles were busy negotiating with Chris Davis.