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Last season, Justin Verlander destroyed all competition in the race for the AL Cy Young, and won the award unanimously after a dominant season. Maybe someone else should have at least gotten one vote, but you really couldn't argue against Verlander without sounding a little bit silly. He's looking to repeat in 2012. Favorites: Justin Verlander, come on down. With the Tigers adding Prince Fielder on offense, they could score enough runs to enable Verlander to win 26 or 27 games. But then there's the issue of Detroit's defense, which took a major hit with the shift of Miguel Cabrera to third base and Fielder now taking hold of first. Dan Haren had one of the best years of his career last season, despite a drop in strikeout rate, but is nearly a lock for 200 innings, an ERA around 3.00, and control that would make Greg Maddux blush. Haren's new teammate, CJ Wilson, became Texas's staff ace last year en route to being one of the league's best pitchers. He tu...
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