The Tigers are telling teams they’re not optimistic about completing a contract extension with Max Scherzer, according to ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark. However, despite the fact that Scherzer is a year away from free agency, Detroit has no plans to deal him, Stark adds.
#Tigers  are telling teams they're not optimistic about getting an extension done with Max Scherzer but have no plans to deal him.
— Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) December 11, 2013 
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