By Anthony Caruso III
March 25th, 2015, 10:18 AM EST
Price said that his agent met with the team last night to discuss the situation. While these are beginning talks, there’s nothing brewing at the moment on a long-term deal.
He said that he wouldn’t call it groundwork on an extension after last night’s talks. He’s owed $19.75 million this season.
Price came to the Tigers from the Tampa Bay Rays at the trade deadline last summer.
The 29-year-old went 15-12 last season in 34 games between the Tigers and the Rays. He also had a 3.26 ERA and three complete games over 248 1/3 innings, while striking out 271 and walking 38.
He has a career 86-51 record with one hold over 1,221 1/3 innings. He also has a 3.21 ERA in 181 starts and a 186 appearances.