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Detroit Tigers Avoid Arbitration With Dirks, Porcello, Jackson


It’s arbitration day for the Detroit Tigers and the rest of major league baseball. The first dominoes are starting to fall.

Andy Dirks was slated to receive a salary of approximately $1.7 million, according to estimates from MLB Trade Rumors.

The team also avoided arbitration with Rick Porcello.

This almost a million more than was estimated for Porcello ($7.7 million)

No arbitration for Austin Jackson either.

Jackson receives slightly more than the estimated $5.3 million.

There has been no early word on Max Scherzer, Alex Avila or Al AlburquerqueStay tuned to Motor City Bengals for updates.

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