RONALD M. SHAPIRO, cofounder of the Shapiro Negotiations Institute, was called "one of baseball's most respected agent attorneys by "USA Today" and has represented a record five Major League Baseball Hall of Famers. He has been recognized by Smart CEO as one of its "Twenty Most Admired Leaders," and "The Sporting News" also named him one of the "100 most powerful people in sports." Ron is the coauthor of "The Power of Nice and Bullies, Tyrants, and Impossible People,"
GREGORY JORDAN is a writer from Baltimore. His articles have appeared in the "New York Times," "The Hill," and "Crisis" mag