Found March 22, 2013 on NESN.com:
Rick Porcello is still young enough that he could hold some untapped potential. That doesn’t exactly mean trading for him would be the wisest decision, though. Porcello has been the subject of trade rumors all offseason. Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski on Thursday denied sending out any proposals involving the right-hander, but he claimed that his “phone has been ringing a lot” and noted that Detroit would listen to offers. The number of scouts reportedly on hand for Porcello’s start on Wednesday only adds to the speculation, while also indicating that there is some interest across baseball. The Padres and Rangers have reportedly been the teams most actively discussing a trade for Porcello, but they weren’t alone in having a look during the pitcher’s most recent minor league spring training start. The Red Sox, Dodgers, Cardinals and Orioles reportedly were among the other teams who scouted Porcello, although it’s unclear how much interest each of those teams has in pursuing a...
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