Baseball agent fired after report he placed camera in shower

Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the fifth inning in Game 4 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Houston Astros Monday Oct. 9 2017 in Boston

According to FanRag Sports, Wood was using that camera to film his clients while they showered at his home. Robert Murray of FanRags reported further that the investigation was started when an unidentified player discovered one of the hidden cameras in a shower.

Martoe's statement concluded by saying that unfortunately CSE Talent had aligned itself with an individual who did not uphold its standards, and it was therefore necessary for the company to end with cause Mr.

Wood in a prepared statement that was posted by the sports site on Twitter said that the accusations that surfaced this week were both untrue and absurd. Sports and others. "Over the past 13 years I have worked tirelessly to build a successful agency through integrity and hard work". He added that he was disappointed there exists those who chose to spread harmful and irresponsible rumors.

Before he was sacked, he represented the Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi, Colorado Rockies' Riley Pint, and Atlanta Braves' Joey Wentz, to name a few.

According to a spokesman with the MLBPA, Wood remains listed in their system as Benintendi's agent.

Last April, Wood's original firm, Arland Sports, was acquired by Career Sports Entertainment.

An agency spokesperson told ESPN's Scott Lauber that none of the players represented by Wood, including Benintendi, has informed CSE Talent of plans to leave the agency.

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