• RHP Sanchez returning to Tigers with $80M deal

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Dec 14, 2012
    Despite Thursday night reports that the 28-year-old right-hander had agreed to a big deal with the Chicago Cubs, Sanchez is returning to the Tigers on a five-year contract worth $80 million. The news of the C.J. Sanchez had similar offers from the Tigers and the Cubs, either of which would leave him set for life with a chance to shine in his prime seasons. Sanchez was a part of Detroit's four-man rotation that led the franchise to the World Series this year. He was regarded by many observers as the second-most attractive starting pitcher on this winter's free-agent market, behind Zack Greinke, who agreed to a six-year, $147 million deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers earlier this week.
    • Sorry, Chicago: Anibal Sanchez returns to Tigers on five-year, $80 million deal

      It looks like Anibal Sanchez is headed back to the Detroit Tigers after all. Despite Thursday night reports that the 28-year-old righthander had agreed to a big deal with the Chicago Cubs, Sanchez is returning to the Tigers on a five-year contract worth…
      Sources: yahoo.com MLB.com
    • Anibal's suitors appear down to Cubs, Tigers

      The Cubs were potentially moving in on one of the free-agent market's top arms on Thursday evening, with USA Today reporting the club had agreed to a five-year contract with right-hander Anibal Sanchez.
      Source: MLB.com

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