Jason A. Churchill scours the Detroit Tigers organization for potential matches in a possible trade for Seattle Mariners infielder Nick Franklin.
Drew Smyly, a strong setup man in the Tigers’ bullpen, moves back into the starting rotation.
The Seattle Mariners have a lot of work to do this winter, and trades are likely to be the most popular path. Don’t be surprised if they hook up with the Detroit Tigers again.
Both The Mariners and Diamondbacks have reportedly been talking with the Detroit Tigers about pitcher Rick Porcello’s availability.