Tigers Offered Anibal Sanchez Deal That ‘Would Insult Him’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — After a hot close to the 2012 regular season and a great performance in the playoffs, free-agent starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez is one of the most attractive pitching options on the market.

In fact, CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman reports that Sanchez and his agent are seeking $90 million over six years. The Tigers didn’t come close to that in what might have only been a starting-point-type offer.

Per Heyman, the Tigers offered Sanchez a four-year deal worth $48 million. His agent told the Tigers that this offer “would insult” the right-hander.

Click HERE for the full story from CBSSports.com


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason.
Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.

Watch & Listen LIVE