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 Post subject: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new suit
PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 12:07 pm 
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:15 pm 
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Familia is one of several ACES clients in the Mets clubhouse. The Brooklyn-based agency also represents Mets captain David Wright, outfielder Juan Lagares and catcher Kevin Plawecki, who said he had just heard about the case secondhand Tuesday morning in the clubhouse.


http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseb ... -1.3817685


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:29 pm 
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If those 4 were juicing last year They should get their money back :)


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Metro2007 wrote:
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exclusive: bombshell lawsuit lays out claims of rampant PED involvement & under-the-table payments by one of MLB's biggest agencies, ACES run by seth and sam levinson. kirk radomski backs up PED claims, tells @FanRagMLB he provided PEDs for ACES players.


Calcaterra roasted Heyman for this. Essentially slandering the Levinson's on Boras' behalf.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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The Levinsons have already issued a response essentially saying this happened years ago and they have repeatedly been exonerated in the period since, and that this is basically a shakedown.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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There's a pretty sweet insinuation that Blackmon joined the Levinson's to do 'roids in Heyman's piece as well.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:56 pm 
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exclusive: bombshell lawsuit lays out claims of rampant PED involvement & under-the-table payments by one of MLB's biggest agencies, ACES run by seth and sam levinson. kirk radomski backs up PED claims, tells @FanRagMLB he provided PEDs for ACES players.


Calcaterra roasted Heyman for this. Essentially slandering the Levinson's on Boras' behalf.


What's the slander if he's just reporting what the lawsuit says or what someone's words are?


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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Metsfan980 wrote:
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Familia is one of several ACES clients in the Mets clubhouse. The Brooklyn-based agency also represents Mets captain David Wright, outfielder Juan Lagares and catcher Kevin Plawecki, who said he had just heard about the case secondhand Tuesday morning in the clubhouse.


http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseb ... -1.3817685


If those are the only Mets guys that are clients, I can honestly say .....whew what a relief. But I think this blows up the whole, the ball is juiced baloney MLB has been feeding the press. People tend to forget that AROD basically showed the whole world how to beat MLB's drug test with the use of gummies. The way 30 home runs have now become the new norm, I'm willing to bet this is just the tip of the iceberg.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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MarkJohnson>You wrote:
Metro2007 wrote:
Jon Heyman‏Verified account
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exclusive: bombshell lawsuit lays out claims of rampant PED involvement & under-the-table payments by one of MLB's biggest agencies, ACES run by seth and sam levinson. kirk radomski backs up PED claims, tells @FanRagMLB he provided PEDs for ACES players.


Calcaterra roasted Heyman for this. Essentially slandering the Levinson's on Boras' behalf.


What's the slander if he's just reporting what the lawsuit says or what someone's words are?


Slander is probably a stretch from just the written word, but there have been allegations that Heyman does PR for Boras as if it was an actual report, so that does start to pose questions: namely, did Heyman "report" this story to harm a business rival of Boras for Boras?

That's a big problem.

Plus, the agent that filled this claim has a bit of sketchy past with Melky Cabrera.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
PostPosted: Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:43 pm 
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piazzafan wrote:
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Familia is one of several ACES clients in the Mets clubhouse. The Brooklyn-based agency also represents Mets captain David Wright, outfielder Juan Lagares and catcher Kevin Plawecki, who said he had just heard about the case secondhand Tuesday morning in the clubhouse.


http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseb ... -1.3817685


If those are the only Mets guys that are clients, I can honestly say .....whew what a relief. But I think this blows up the whole, the ball is juiced baloney MLB has been feeding the press. People tend to forget that AROD basically showed the whole world how to beat MLB's drug test with the use of gummies. The way 30 home runs have now become the new norm, I'm willing to bet this is just the tip of the iceberg.



I don't think this is going to end up being a real story.

If you go back and watch footage of games from the late 90's, you're going to see a bunch of players that look like WWE wrestlers. It was amazing how bully players were getting when juicing was out of hand.

Players don't look like that anymore, and their durability (the real benefit of a lot of this cheating) is clearly down.

There will always be cheaters, but I don't think this is going to be a scandal.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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piazzafan wrote:
Metsfan980 wrote:
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Familia is one of several ACES clients in the Mets clubhouse. The Brooklyn-based agency also represents Mets captain David Wright, outfielder Juan Lagares and catcher Kevin Plawecki, who said he had just heard about the case secondhand Tuesday morning in the clubhouse.


http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseb ... -1.3817685


If those are the only Mets guys that are clients, I can honestly say .....whew what a relief. But I think this blows up the whole, the ball is juiced baloney MLB has been feeding the press. People tend to forget that AROD basically showed the whole world how to beat MLB's drug test with the use of gummies. The way 30 home runs have now become the new norm, I'm willing to bet this is just the tip of the iceberg.


The ball is 1000% the reason for the power surge.


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 Post subject: Re: Agency with multiple Mets clients tied to PED's in new s
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I don't think this is going to end up being a real story.

If you go back and watch footage of games from the late 90's, you're going to see a bunch of players that look like WWE wrestlers. It was amazing how bully players were getting when juicing was out of hand.

Players don't look like that anymore, and their durability (the real benefit of a lot of this cheating) is clearly down.

There will always be cheaters, but I don't think this is going to be a scandal.


This, plus the fact that there's a clear discontinuity between what was happening through the first half of 2015 and what has happened since. This definitely has something to do with the ball.

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