The Padres proceed to seek for a starter.
San Diego is “evaluating Tigers left-hander Matthew Boyd as a trade possibility,” based on a report from MLB.com, which cited unidentified league sources. The report added, nevertheless, that “serious talks have yet to occur.”
The Tigers “prefer to acquire at least one potential All-Star position player if they move Boyd” and will ask the Padres for Hunter Renfroe or Franmil Reyes in a deal, based on the report.
Boyd is in the course of a profession season and holds a 6-6 document with a 3.87 ERA in 18 begins thus far. He has struck out 142 and walked 20 in 107 innings pitched.
The Yankees, Astros, Braves, Dodgers, Rays and Brewers even have been linked to Boyd.
“It’s just noise, right?” Boyd mentioned concerning the commerce rumors final month, through MLB.com. “There’s no action that needs to be taken or anything. It’s just stuff that’s out of my control, and really no stock needs to go into it until something happens. So, there’s nothing I can do.”
Detroit is also prepared to hearken to gives for Nicholas Castellanos and Shane Greene, together with “virtually any veteran on its roster,” based on MLB Community.
“The guys that should be worried are the guys that no one is interested in,” Detroit supervisor Ron Gardenhire mentioned in June. “So, when people care, and your name is being thrown around, it ought to flatter you. That’s what I throw out there. Just be happy that someone wants you in this game.”
The Tigers are nicely out of playoff competition with a 28-57 document. The Padres, in the meantime, entered the All-Star break two video games behind the Phillies for the second Nationwide League wild-card spot. They’ve additionally reportedly inquired about Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard.