No manager wanted to put his fighter in with Maggie. Frankie had to go into his pocket to get her decent fights, sweetening the purse by paying managers on the side. That only worked for so long. Then Frankie did something he hated doin'... He took a chance. He moved her up in class.
Scrap narrates more about how Frankie hates taking chances on his fighters, but he had to take a chance by moving Maggie up a class in order to get her fights.