It was reported yesterday afternoon that the Miami Marlins
were nearing an agreement with free agent right-hander Jose Valverde on a
one-year contract. This report proved premature, but the former Detroit Tigers’
closer is negotiating with the Marlins, as well as other teams, according to
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
jose valverde is talking to a few teams, including the #marlins. no deal seems imminent.
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 4, 2013