Baseball's offseason has been slow and boring, with many of the top free agents remaining unsigned, just weeks before spring training is set to begin. Yahoo Sports Jeff Passan took a deep dive into what's slowing the market -- including the idea of collusion, as well as Tony Clark and the union's concessions and Scott Boras' role in the whole thing. It's a must-read for anyone interested in the economic state of the game. Within the piece, Passan also reveals that one unnamed top free agent is prepared to sit out the first half if they don't find a deal suitable to their liking.
Top MLB free agent reportedly willing to sit out until midseason in order to get fair deal
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