Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reports that the Phillies have discussed a trade with the Tigers for J.D. Martinez. However, he notes, “talks are not progressing.”
Morosi also says the Phils are still seeking a short-term outfield bat.
Our Corey Sharp wrote about what it could take to acquire Martinez, who hit .307 with 22 home runs and 68 runs batted in last season.