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Grading the deals: Lucroy, Wilson/Avila, Garcia

We've still got one day left to see where Yu Darvish and Sonny Gray go if they're moved and for any other potential wackiness, but a bunch of GMs had a very busy weekend. As with our last check in, we don't have time to cover everything since there's just been too much action, but we're going to cover some of the most notable and interesting deals that went down over the weekend...
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July 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Astros, Nationals most serious suitors for Justin Wilson

Detroit Tigers closer Justin Wilson is likely on the move in the next day, with two major suitors reportedly emerging.According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals have emerged as the most serious suitors for the left-handed reliever in the last 24 hours. Wilson has a 2.68 ERA and 55 strikeouts in 40.1 innings, making him a very attractive option...
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July 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Tigers, Brewers reportedly talking trade involving both Ian Kinsler, Justin Wilson

The Milwaukee Brewers may have the Detroit Tigers to shout out if they hang on to win the National League Central.According to a report by Jon Morosi of MLB Network on Tuesday, the two teams are having discussions on a trade involving Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler as well as Tigers closer Justin Wilson, though no deal is imminent. Both players are relatively cheap veterans under...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Brewers aggressively pursuing Justin Wilson

The Milwaukee Brewers seem to have zeroed in on their new bullpen messiah.Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports reports on Friday that the Brewers are “aggressive” in trade talks with the Detroit Tigers for closer Justin Wilson. The 29-year-old lefty Wilson has a 2.75 ERA with 10 saves in 12 opportunities for the Tigers this season. He is under team control through 2018.Nearly half...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Tigers’ Justin Wilson goes into hot tub during games

Justin Wilson prepares for games unlike most other baseball players. In fact, his routine includes a soak in the hot tub during games.Closers are a different animal and have a completely different game-day routine from other players because they generally are not called on to perform until the end of the game. That is the most definitely the case for Wilson, who recently became Detroit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 13, 2017  |  Discuss

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