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Trade deadline roundup: Red Sox reliever Andrew Miller reportedly garnering a lot of interest

07.31.14 at 1:24 pm ET
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Now that Jon Lester and John Lackey have been dealt, all eyes turn to what the Red Sox are going to do with lefty reliever Andrew Miller.

Miller is garnering a lot of interest, according to multiple reports. The Red Sox are being swarmed with offers, as Bob Nightengale of USA Today tweeted. The Orioles are interested, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The Tigers have strong interest in Miller to bolster their bullpen for the playoffs, according to Bruce Levine of WSCR-AM/670 The Score.

The impending free agent has been one of the most reliable arms out of the Red Sox bullpen in 2014, posting a 2.34 ERA with 14.7 K/9 and 2.8 BB/9.

Alex Rios trade talks reportedly are starting to intensify. The Royals, Giants and Mariners are all in the mix for the Rangers outfielder’s services, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.

— The Dodgers are said to be going hard after Padres reliever Joaquin Benoit.

–The Royals and Braves reportedly are in the lead to land Chris Denorfia of the Padres. The Mariners also are said to be interested in Denorfia if they cannot acquire Rios from the Rangers.

Read More: Alex Rios, andrew miller, Chris Denorfia, mlb trade deadline 2014
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