Tampa Bay Rays starter Drew Smyly had a no-hitter through five innings Tuesday night before he faced Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts leading off the sixth.
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Porcello spent all six of his previous MLB seasons in Detroit, posting a 76-63 record with a 4.30 ERA.
Rick Porcello didn’t hesitate when asked to recall memories of pitching in Fenway Park.
Porcello nearly received an All-Star bid last season on the heels of back-to-back complete-game shutouts.
Porcello pitched the best he ever has in 2014, recording an ERA of 3.43 over 204 2/3 innings.
“I’m kind of surprised being here at the Winter Meetings that you really haven’t heard about Scherzer.”
It appears the Tigers are fielding a lot of phone calls from teams inquiring about starting pitchers David Price and Rick Porcello.
With baseball’s Winter Meetings taking place in San Diego next week, the rumor mill is heating up.
Both Price and Porcello will be free agents after the 2015 season.