In February, Toronto Blue Jays backup catcher Dioner Navarro was being talked about as a possible trade target for the Detroit Tigers. The rumor gave Tigers fans indication that they were not sold on starting catcher Alex Avila’s health issues and hitting woes, and maybe even felt that catching prospect James McCann was not ready to take the reigns as an everyday catcher. Nothing came of it, as talks broke down and nothing serious was ever really offered for the 31-year old catcher. On Tuesday, rumors surfaced that once again, the Tigers may be interested in Navarro.
Series Preview After an up-and-down series with the the Chicago White Sox, the Detroit Tigers (10-2) host the New York Yankees (6-6) for a four game set at Comerica Park this week. Detroit is coming off an emotional set of games with the White Sox that included a walk off single by Jose Iglesias and a rough outing for Anibal Sanchez … Read more