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November 7, 2013

Transaction Analysis

Hey Lloyd, I'm Ready to Be Heartbroken

by R.J. Anderson


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DETROIT TIGERS
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Declined a club option on RHP Jose Veras. [11/1]

A bit of a surprise. The assumption at the deadline was the Tigers would retain Veras' services for an additional season at a reasonable ($4 million cost). Not so. Veras hits the open market at a good time. He's coming off arguably the best season of his career, in which he spent time closing. Whether he lands another closer job is to be determined, but he's a versatile power arm who should appeal to teams wishing to avoid upmarket prices.

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