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Detroit Tigers are off to a hot start

After a few years of disappointment, the Detroit Tigers are off the hottest start in baseball. The Tigers, who stand at 9-1 on the season, have the best record in the league among the young season. On paper this shouldn’t be a surprise. With a strong pitching staff and the best hitter in baseball, Miguel Cabrera, the Tigers are poised to make yet another run to the World Series...
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Photos: Justin Verlander and Kate Upton open John Varvatos store in Detroit

Justin Verlander and Kate Upton spent the Tigers off day Thursday appearing at the opening of designer John Varvatos’ upscale clothing store in downtown Detroit. Instagram My Polo-wearing self had never heard of John Varvatos and there’s a reason for it.  $200 t-shirts aren’t really my thing.   And if $200 t-shirts are my thing, $3,000 jackets aren...

Detroit Tigers’ Ace Justin Verlander Placed on 15-Day Disabled List

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch during the first inning of a spring training game against the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium on March 7, 2015 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) On Wednesday the Detroit Tigers officially placed the right-handed starter Justin Verlander on the 15 day disabled list due to tightness in his...
Via The Sports Journal
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Tommy John on the horizon for Justin Verlander?

Verlander has thrown the most innings in Major League Baseball since his major league debut back in 2006. In that same span he’s thrown the most pitches of any pitcher by several thousand. Now his forearm is sore and he is missing time. The next logical step in the progression is elbow tenderness followed by a surgical consult with Dr. James Andrews. This isn’t crazy talk,...
Via The Majors Detroit
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander is going on the DL for the first time in his career

Justin Verlander has been a work horse in the majors since his rookie year of 2006. Since that rookie season, Verlander has made at last 30 starts in nine straight seasons, and has crossed the 200 inning mark in eight of those seasons. He’s never spent any time on the disabled list. Well, that streak will come to an end on Opening Day, because Verlander is heading to the DL for...
Via The Outside Corner
16 days ago  |  Discuss

How worrisome is the Detroit Tigers pitching staff?

The Detroit Tigers figure to have one of the best offenses in all of baseball in 2015, if not the best. For more on that click here. The offense is practically a given. The real question remains: can the pitching staff keep pace? With Justin Verlander once again dealing with an injury (that might cost him his first scheduled start of the season) and two new starters at the back end...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander surprised a young fan at Starbucks

On Friday morning, Justin Verlander grabbed a coffee at Starbucks. He was behind a young Tigers fan in line, and that Tigers fan was wearing a Verlander shirsey. I can only imagine the look on this child’s face when he turned around… Love having my fans support!! This little guy was pretty surprised when he turned around. A photo posted by Justin Verlander (@justinverlander...
Via The Outside Corner
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton attends Nationals game for animal adoption event

Kate Upton and some very adorable puppies made an appearance on Wednesday at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla., to support a cause of great personal meaning importance: Animal adoption. The supermodel’s showing was all part of the Grand Slam Adoption Event the Nationals were holding during a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers....Read More The post Kate Upton, puppies...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander says he has put on 20 pounds of muscle

Justin Verlander had a down year in 2014, and that may have had a lot to do with a core injury that prevented him from working out intensely during the offseason. This winter, the Detroit Tigers pitcher has been making up for lost time. According to Chris McCosky of The Detroit News, Verlander has already...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 15, 2015  |  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

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