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Justin Verlander Trying Out New Careers at TigerFest

  Justin Verlander has taken a break from dishing fake proposals to Kate Upton for this weekend’s upcoming TigerFest. But before the festivities get rolling on Saturday, it looks like Justin is taking advantage of his time in Big D with some career tours. As you can see above, he started the day getting behind the wheel of a big ol’ firetruck.   Before attempting to rediscover...
Via Busted Coverage
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers: Verlander needs to lead rotation

The Detroit Tigers made the smart move by not signing pitcher Max Scherzer to a contract worth over $200 million as the Washington Nationals were bold enough to make that offer. This move has saved the Tigers a lot of money to go out and spend on more pieces rather than just paying one guy. With Rick Porcello in Boston, and Scherzer officially out of the picture, that leaves a rotation...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander takes photo next to large stacks of money

Justin Verlander and the Tigers winter caravan stopped by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in Detroit (what?!) Thursday and visited a very large sum of money.  JV Instagram’ed a photo next to all of the cashola in the world. He claims they’re all one hundred dollar bills.  I claim he should offer to defer some of his contract so the Tigers can still add to the payroll this...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers weren't shocked by Scherzer's departure

DETROIT (AP) -- Justin Verlander is doing his best to take Max Scherzer's departure in stride. Yes, the Detroit Tigers will miss Scherzer, one of the game's top right-handers. But his exit via free agency was by no means a shock. "Obviously you don't want to see a teammate go, but you can kind of see it coming too," Verlander said Thursday. "I think once that deal was turned down...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers' Verlander wants new Ford GT

Last spring noted car aficionado Justin Verlander showed off his new Lamborghini Aventador but said he was in the market for an American muscle car. With the North American International Auto Show opening in Detroit this week, someone on Twitter asked Verlander if he might want to add the Ford GT supercar to his burgeoning collection. Verlander liked the idea so much that he appealed...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Examining Justin Verlander’s Status and Decline

Justin Verlander’s gone from an absolute ace to a struggling starter over the last couple of seasons for the Detroit Tigers. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) Justin Verlander’s hardware is heavier than most pitchers in the MLB. From Rookie of the Year to MVP honors, Cy Young victories to All-Star game appearances, the longtime Detroit Tigers’ righty has been successful...
Via The Sports Journal
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Verlander, Upton targeted in nude photo cell phone hack

Alleged nude photos of Kate Upton and boyfriend Justin Verlander were leaked online Sunday as part of a massive celebrity photo leak. The alleged nude photos show the Detroit Tigers ace and supermodel girlfriend naked in a bathroom standing side-by-side in profile with the mirror. Upton, who has twice appeared on the cover of Sports […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Upton jokes 'everyone blames me' when Verlander struggles

When Verlander struggles, who do you blame? His mechanics, his motion or maybe it’s his velocity? Or perhaps you go with a popular cause amongst fans when it comes to JV’s problems… Kate Upton. During a taping of Live! with Kelly and Michael this past week, Upton was filling in for Kelly Ripa and talking with Michael Strahan about a number of topics including those times when...
Via The Majors Detroit
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kate Upton goes gaga after Verlander gives her ball

The lovely Kate Upton took in Monday’s Yankees-Tigers game at Yankee Stadium and received a nice souvenir from a special friend. Upton’s boyfriend Justin Verlander wasn’t pitching during the game, so he had some time to flirt with his girlfriend, who was sitting in the premium seats behind the dugout. You can see Upton mouth […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kate Upton begs boyfriend Justin Verlander for a puppy

The suddenly semi-long-term romance between Justin Verlander and Kate Upton reached epically adorable proportions on Tuesday evening when the über-supermodel took to Instagram to ask her Detroit Tigers pitcher boyfriend to get her a new puppy. Fresh off the couple’s vacation in Mexico during the All-Star Break, the 22-year-old Upton posted the above photograph of […] The post...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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