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Rumor Mill

  • The Tigers have spoken to the Twins about a Tony Clark/Matt Lawton trade. (The Sporting News, 11/30/00)

  • The Tigers should have results from Juan Gonzalaez's back exam within the next few days (yes, he finally showed up...). The results of the exam will help the Tigers decide whether or not they will re-sign the statistically-obsessed Gonzalez.. (Detroit Free Press, 11/29/00)

  • TV Reports in Detroit stating that GM Randy Smith has cut all ties with Juan Gonzalez are false, according to Smith. Although the team is frustrated with Gonzalez's refusal to show up for apointments to have his back examined, they remain optimistic that they can re-sign him. (Detroit News, 11/18/00)

  • Second-tier free agent pitchers that interest the Tigers include Pat Hentgen and Darren Dreifort. (The Sporting News, 11/17/00)

  • David Segui is drawing lots of interest from the Tigers, again pointing to a possible Tony Clark trade. Detroit Free Press, 11/16/00)

  • The Tigers may sign Juan Gonzalez to a one year contract instead of something long-term. (Ann Arbor News, 11/14/00)

  • Detroit might be willing to trade Tony Clark and replace him at first base with free agent Rico Brogna. (Detroit Free Press, 11/11/00)

  • The Tigers may make a trade for Atlanta's Brian Jordan. (Ann Arbor News, 11/9/00)

  • The Tigers are interested in trading for Houston's Roger Cedeno. (Detroit Free Press, 11/9/00)

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