The Miami Marlins' fire sale of 2012 might not be over. At this week's MLB winter meetings in Nashville, the team could deal starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco or shortstop Yunel Escobar - or both.
Nolasco asked the team for a trade after the Marlins sent Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, and others to the Toronto Blue Jays for a package of prospects and role players.
"I just think that he's just looking for a better situation than he feels what is presented to him in Miami," agent Matt Sosnick said Monday. "We defer to the fact that we have no control and he's under contract for another year. The team certainly can do as they please. We felt it was important to make his feelings known."
Indeed, the Marlins may have already been thinking about trading Nolasco, who will be a free agent after the 2013 season. He is set to make $11.5 million in 2013, making him the highest paid Marlin currently under contract by a long shot...
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