Report: Tigers open to trading Max Scherzer

Scherzer is entering final year of contract

Detroit Tigers PitcherMax Scherzer
Detroit Tigers PitcherMax Scherzer

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers have informed teams they will listen to trade offers for pitchers Max Scherzer or Rick Porcello, according to a report by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.

Scherzer has only one year remaining before he's a free agent. Scherzer went 21-3 with a 2.90 ERA and a MLB leading 0.97 WHIP in 2013.

Porcello is also a free agent after this coming season. The report indicates the Nationals may be front runners to land Scherzer.

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