Found July 07, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
PLAYERS: Brennan Boesch
TEAMS: Detroit Tigers
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The Arizona Diamondbacks have made it clear in recent days that they will entertain trade offers for their star right fielder Justin Upton. Is it possible that he’d be a fit with the Detroit Tigers and could they put together a strong enough package to make it happen? First, we must look at the D-backs’ outfield situation. If Upton were to be sent packing it would leave just 3 outfielders on the regular roster: Jason Kubel in left, Chris Young in center, and the electrifying Gerardo Parra in right. Perhaps no bench player in all of baseball deserves a better fate than Parra. He is one of the elite outfield defenders in the game and does a little bit of everything offensively – definitely a Kirk Gibson kind of a guy. Kubel has been very solid in his first year of National League play. The idea of trading Upton would be a lot easier if Chris Young could fire up his offense. Since coming back from an AC joint injury in his shoulder he has been a shadow of his true ability. Justin Upton...
2 Comments:
  • the tigers are in panic mode.
  • The Tigers are nowhere close to panic mode, considering there is still half a season left, and through all injuries and slow starts they are only 3.5 games out of first
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