Jason A. Churchill’s Prospect Insider has compiled a list of the top ten breakthrough pitching candidates from each league.
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.
Mariners starter Joe Saunders pitched well until the sixth, when he got two outs before a walk and three hits ended his night. He was seen throwing things in the dugout after being pulled, and he did not speak to reporters afterward.
The Seattle Mariners, who secured another losing season on Friday, go up against Rick Porcello in Detroit tonight. The Tigers’ starter is coming off his first career complete game.
Both The Mariners and Diamondbacks have reportedly been talking with the Detroit Tigers about pitcher Rick Porcello’s availability.