For some, part of his pitch is a deal-breaker: If I represent you, he has told some players in so many words, then only I do the negotiating. Their impression is that he wants 100 percent control.
"Why would I do that?" one player mused, looking back on the day that Boras tried to sign him as a high school senior. "It’s my life."
I don’t have anything to add, I just wanted to point out that this is one of the best columns by Buster Olney I have ever read (Insider req’d, unfortunately).