In the next 40 hours, there will be plenty of rumors about where the Detroit Tigers might choose to ship David Price.
Big name teams from both coasts and even Canada will line up, all to get a chance to speak with Dave Dombrowski about acquiring a man who pitched the Tigers to the Central Division title on the last day of the 2014 season. To them, there is value in Price right now for that very reason.
This season, he is again the trump card for anyone with designs of contending for October, and the biggest contender might be the Los Angeles Dodgers. Like the Tigers a year ago, the simple temptation of adding Price into an already dominant rotation is likely too good to pass up.
The good news for Detroit? The Dodgers are already the team they should be talking to anyway. Want young pitching? From Julio Urias to Jose De Leon and Grant Holmes, there's plenty of that. Established pitching? The recently acquired Alex Wood comes to mind. How about talented position players? Corey Seager and Alex Verdugo can be suggested. How about a maddening talent who could use a change of scenery? Hello, Yasiel Puig.Read more... Join the Conversation...