Matthew Boyd RUMORS & NEWS

  • Tigers put All-Star P Matthew Boyd on trade block

    Sportsnaut "Coming off one of the worst seasons in franchise history, it sure looks like the Detroit Tigers are going to further blow things up. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, Detroit is willing to listen to offers for veteran starting pitcher Matthew..." November 12

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Matt Boyd reportedly 'likely to stay put now'

    Click on Detroit "Trade rumors have swirled around Detroit Tigers ace Matt Boyd for months, but there is a new report that he won't be moved before Wednesday's deadline. Bob Nightengale, of USA TODAY, is reporting the Tigers are likely to hold onto Boyd for now because none of the..." July 30

  • Chances Tigers trade lefty Matthew Boyd waning?

    Yardbarker "Tigers lefty Matthew Boyd has been among the most chatted-about players in baseball in recent months, but with the deadline approaching, it seems the likelihood of a deal is waning. It’s not that the 28-year-old’s ERA is on the rise — though it has been. He’s..." July 30

  • Report: Astros still interested in Matthew Boyd, Tigers asked for Kyle Tucker

    The Score "Matthew Boyd is one of the most coveted starting pitchers on the trade market, and the Detroit Tigers know it as the Houston Astros continue to show interest in the breakout star, according to Jon Morosi of MLB Network. In exchange, the Tigers have..." July 30

  • Matthew Boyd is symbolic of how tricky the MLB trade deadline can be

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "Matthew Boyd is emblematic of how tricky the trade deadline can be — for both buyers and sellers. If Boyd is moved before the July 31 trade deadline, it won't be his first time. On July 30, 2015, Boyd and fellow lefty Daniel Norris were traded from Toronto to Detroit for..." July 25

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Matthew Boyd’s last start at Comerica?

    Michigan Live "It might have been Matthew Boyd’s final start at Comerica Park in a Detroit Tigers uniform. But it probably wasn’t, and Boyd was uninterested in being sentimental in the wee hours of Wednesday morning after watching the final nine innings of a 15-inning loss to the..." July 24

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees staring at steep price tag for Tigers’ Matthew Boyd

    Newark Star-Ledger "If the New York Yankees want to trade for Detroit Tigers left-handerMatthew Boyd before the July 31 deadline, they are looking at a hefty price tag, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman: Hear that for star lefty Matthew Boyd the Tigers at least in some..." July 22

  • As trade deadline approaches, Phillies GM to get firsthand look at much-coveted Tigers lefty Matthew Boyd

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "The Phillies began an important week in the schedule with a 2-1 victory in Pittsburgh on Sunday. Despite scoring just three runs in the final two games, the Phillies took two of three from the Pirates to remain entrenched in the National League wild-card race as next week's trade deadline..." July 22

  • Report: Tigers want young MLB star in potential Matthew Boyd trade

    The Score "The Detroit Tigers are asking interested teams for a young, established major-league star, in addition to prospects, for starting pitcher Matthew Boyd, reports Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Though Boyd's 4.13 ERA isn't anything to write home about, the southpaw boasts impressive..." July 20

  • MLB Rumors: Minnesota has checked on Shane Greene, Matthew Boyd from Tigers

    SKOR North "The Minnesota Twins are looking for ways to upgrade their pitching staff in advance of the July 31 trade deadline. In the past two weeks they have DFA’d relievers Matt Magill, Mike Morin and Adalberto Mejia, in search of the right mix. GM Thad Levine has acknowledged that the front office..." July 19

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Madison Bumgarner, Zack Greinke, Matt Boyd Interest Phillies

    Bleacher Report "The Philadelphia Phillies are reportedly looking to bolster their starting pitching ahead of the July 31 trade deadline.  According to NBC Sports' Jim Salisbury, the Phillies have spoken to a handful of teams about the possibility of a deal for a starting..." July 19

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Why Yankees-Tigers Matthew Boyd deal could work

    Newark Star-Ledger "In two weeks, the MLB trade deadline will pass. Until then, trade rumors will only pick up frequency. And that’s especially true when it comes to the Yankees. General manager Brian Cashman, more than once, has said he wants to improve the..." July 17

  • Tigers’ Matthew Boyd should be untouchable at trade deadline, says

    Detroit News "Is there any player on the Detroit Tigers who should be “untouchable” at the trade deadline? It’s tough to imagine. The Tigers are 28-59 and entering play Sunday had lost 20 of their last 23 games. They’ve plummeted to the bottom of the AL Central and nearly..." July 15

  • MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees dealing huge haul for Tigers’ Matthew Boyd?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Here’s an idea for Brian Cashman: Go get Tigers lefty Matthew Boyd. While that’s likely something the Yankees general manager has thought of himself, blockbuster moves are easier said than done. Actually coming up with the right package, executing the..." July 15

  • Here's who the Tigers could want from teams targeting Matthew Boyd

    Sporting News "There are plenty of teams after Tigers lefty Matthew Boyd right now. The Dodgers, Rays, Astros, Braves, Padres and Yankees have all been mentioned as having interest in the 28-year-old, but no one has gotten a deal done yet. If the Tigers do trade Boyd he will likely fetch a..." July 14

  • MLB trade rumors: Why Tigers’ Matthew Boyd is worth price tag, risk for Philadelphia Phillies

    Newark Star-Ledger "Matthew Boyd is a risk the Philadelphia Phillies should be willing to take. With the countdown to the 2019 MLB trade deadline less than three weeks away, all eyes are on Phillies general manager Matt Klentak and the pursuit of pitching..." July 12

  • MLB trade rumors: Tigers' Matthew Boyd monitored by at least 5 teams

    Sporting News "The Tigers will have multiple options if they decide to move Matthew Boyd. The Dodgers, Braves, Astros and Rays are all monitoring the market for the 28-year-old starter, according to a report from the Detroit News. The Padres are also "evaluating Boyd as a trade..." July 12

  • Padres reportedly eyeing trade for Tigers’ Matthew Boyd

    Larry Brown Sports "The San Diego Padres are looking for their first playoff berth in nearly a decade-and-a-half and could be making a big push for it at the trade deadline. Jon Morosi of reported on Thursday that the Padres are evaluating Detroit Tigers lefty Matthew Boyd as a possible trade..." July 11

  • Report: Astros heavily scouting Tigers’ Matthew Boyd

    Larry Brown Sports "The Houston Astros are looking to bolster their starting rotation ahead of the July 31 trade deadline, and are heavily scouting non-contenders to find the right target. One of those targets is Detroit Tigers left-hander Matthew Boyd. According to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News, the..." July 05

  • MLB trade rumors: Yankees facing ‘over the moon’ price for Tigers’ Matthew Boyd

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Yankees need starting pitching. So, it would only make sense that general manager Brian Cashman has touched bases with the Tigers on strikeout machine Matthew Boyd. But, at the moment, the price Detroit has set for the 28-year-old..." July 02

  • Astros interested in trade for Tigers' Matt Boyd, but unwilling to deal Kyle Tucker

    CBS Sports "Over the weekend, word surfaced the Detroit Tigers had discussed left-handed starter Matthew Boyd with the New York Yankees. The current state of those talks is unknown, but this much was clear: the Tigers were anchoring by asking for young infielder Gleyber Torres in return. League sources..." July 01

  • Yankees, Tigers have discussed Matthew Boyd trade; Tigers reportedly asked for Gleyber Torres

    CBS Sports "The New York Yankees are known to be in the market for rotation help ahead of the July 31st deadline. Conversely, the Detroit Tigers are said to be open for business on just about everyone -- including left-handed starter Matthew Boyd, who is in the midst of a breakout season. You needn't..." June 29

  • Tigers set asking price for starter Matthew Boyd

    Sporting News "The Tigers have set their asking price for Matthew Boyd. Detroit is believed to be looking for "multiple impact prospects" in exchange for the 28-year-old starter, similar to what the White Sox received from the Cubs for Jose Quintana," according to..." June 27

  • MLB trade rumors: Why Yankees-Tigers Matthew Boyd deal might not make sense

    Newark Star-Ledger "There are a lot of reasons the pitching-hungry New York Yankees should be intrigued by Detroit Tigers left-hander Matthew Boyd. 1) He’s 28 years old. 2) He’s 5-6 with a 3.72 ERA in 17 starts this season. 3) His arm is fresh since..." June 27

  • Brewers 'eyeballing' Tigers' Matt Boyd

    Sporting News "The Brewers have been connected to a potential starting pitcher in the trade market. Milwaukee has been "eyeballing" Tigers lefty Matt Boyd, according to The Athletic. Detroit has reportedly made several players available in the market including Boyd and outfielder..." June 23

  • Do Yanks prefer these pitchers to Madison Bumgarner? "The Yankees are expected to add a pitcher or two before the July 31 Trade Deadline and have been linked to Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner, but MLB Network insider Joel Sherman notes in an article for the New York Post that Bumgarner doesn’t quite match the profile of recent hurlers..." June 19

  • MLB trade rumors: Phillies landing Tigers’ Matthew Boyd without surrendering top prospect?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Now this is a fascinating idea. As we approach the July 31 Major League Baseball trade deadline, the idea of the Detroit Tigers shopping breakout lefty Matthew Boyd is gaining steam. Among the possible destinations for the 28-year-old lefty: the..." June 19

  • MLB trade rumors: Tigers’ Matthew Boyd and Shane Greene to Philadelphia Phillies?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The lowly Detroit Tigers could decide the 2019 Philadelphia Phillies fate. As the countdown to the July 31 Major League Baseball trade deadline commences, the Phillies will likely be one of the most aggressive contenders in the sport. With Jay Bruce and Brad..." June 14