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Props to Boras: Soriano Breaks Bank

Brad Penner/USA Today

Six years ago, Rafael Soriano was traded, straight up, for Horacio Ramirez.

Tuesday, Soriano became the highest-paid relief pitcher in baseball.

Yes, Scott Boras has done it again.

Soriano’s two-year, $28 million deal to become the Washington Nationals’ closer affirmed no less than 10 Hot Stove truths.

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