According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly, the Phillies will be in the market for an experienced setup man to operate in front of Jonathan Papelbon, with Joaquin Benoit and Edward Mujica as two probable options.
Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said Sunday that his team will pursue an experienced closer this winter, with Joaquin Benoit in that mix as well.
Joaquin Benoit earned the save in the Tigers' ALCS Game 1 defeat of the Red Sox on Saturday.
Joaquin Benoit said Thursday that he's open to returning to the Tigers next season even if it means being a setup man.
Joaquin Benoit slammed the door on the Athletics in Game 1 of the ALDS on Friday, retiring all four hitters he faced to preserve a one-run advantage.
Joaquin Benoit took his first blown save of the season after giving up a Brian Dozier homer in the ninth Monday versus the Twins.
Joaquin Benoit is unavailable on Tuesday night.
Joaquin Benoit slammed the door on the Royals on Friday, coming on to work out of a bases-loaded jam in the eighth inning and working a scoreless ninth to preserve a three-run lead and the Tigers victory.
Joaquin Benoit melted down on Sunday against the Indians, allowing four runs on three walks and a homer.
Joaquin Benoit picked up his 17th save of the year Saturday in the Tigers' win over the Mets.
Joaquin Benoit got five outs in a two-run game for a save Wednesday against the White Sox.
Joaquin Benoit allowed a run but struck out two to earn his 14th save of the season on Wednesday.
Joaquin Benoit slammed the door on the White Sox on Friday, protecting a one-run advantage and earning his 11th save of the season.
Joaquin Benoit will remain the Tigers' primary closer despite Monday's acquisition of Jose Veras.