License to Deal: A Season on the Run with a Maverick Baseball Agent

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Rodale Books, May 25, 2005 - Sports & Recreation - 312 pages
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An inside view of the often cutthroat world of sports agents, from the perspective of a maverick sports agent who entered the industry to represent ballplayers while keeping his love of baseball and integrity intact.

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User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

Had to read this book as part of a Sport Management class in college. I am a baseball fan & really enjoyed the business behind scouting and the agent/player relationship. Read full review

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User Review  - Hillary - Goodreads

Interesting information about managing professional baseball players. Not the most amazing read unless you are really interested in the management business. I thought it would have more about the athletes and the sport itself. Read full review

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JERRY CRASNICK is one of America's top sportswriters. He has worked for the Cincinnati Post, the Denver Post, Bloomberg News, The Sporting News, Sport magazine, and Baseball America, and is a frequent guest on ESPN radio. He is currently ESPN.com's lead Insider baseball reporter. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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