Originally written on Fox Sports Detroit  |  Last updated 11/17/14
DETROIT Baseballs winter meetings arereturning to the scene of what many Marlins fans believe was a crime.Beginning Monday, thegames general managers, agents, managers and reporters will converge on theGaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, where on Dec. 5, 2007, Tigers GM DaveDombrowski pulled off an eight-player trade that really came down to oneplayer: MiguelCabrera, the 2012 AL MVP.That deal triggeredthree consecutive years of significant dealing at the winter meetings forDombrowski. Six players who became future starters in either the rotation orthe field -- Austin Jackson, Max Scherzer, Gerald Laird, Edwin Jackson,Dontrelle Willis and Cabrera -- came during those meetings.Five years ago, Dombrowskiacquired the franchise cornerstone at Opryland in a blockbuster deal with theMarlins. Cabrera and Willis came to Detroit for two highly-rated prospects --left-handed pitcher Andrew Miller and center fielder Cameron Maybin -- pitchersBurke Badenhop, Eulogio De La Cruz and Dallas Trahe...
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