Report: Tigers' initial offer 'would insult' Anibal Sanchez

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Monday December 3rd, 2012

Anibal Sanchez ranks among the top free-agent starting pitchers on the market, and his agent is marketing him as such, seeking $90 million over six ears according to a report by Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com.

According to Heyman, the Tigers offered Sanchez four years at $48 million -- an offer his agent said "would insult" the right-hander.

https://twitter.com/JonHeymanCBS/status/275630366017077248

A source denied the accuracy of the four-year, $48 million offer and said the Tigers are still talking to Sanchez's agent, according to Jason Beck of MLB.com.

https://twitter.com/beckjason/status/275642419821805568

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