Marlins Trade Omar Infante, Anibal Sanchez To Tigers For Prospects

PHOENIX - JULY 08: Starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Florida Marlins reacts in the dugout during the Major League Baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on July 8 2010 in Phoenix Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Miami Marlins have traded second baseman Omar Infante and right-handed starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for Jacob Turner, Rob Brantly, Brian Flynn and the Tigers compensation pick from the competitive balance lottery. Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports was first to report the framework of the deal and Peter Gammons of MLB.com broke the full details of the deal.

The Marlins are extremely disappointed in the way the team has played this season after spending money on several top free agents in the off-season. The Tigers double-down on being "all-in" on the season and improve quite a bit with this deal in the short-term.

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