Chris Sale traded socks - or Sox - from white to red. Edwin Encarnacion took his big bat to Cleveland. Aroldis Chapman returned to the Bronx.
MLB writer Tim Brown previews the 2017 Washington Nationals.
Lake Buena Vista, Fla. — Justin Verlander is ready. In his last full spring start here Thursday (his final start next week with be a tapered, 50-pitch outing), the Tigers' ace was in full control, pitching six strong innings in the Tigers 2-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves. In his last 11 innings, Verlander