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Verlander: Outing vs. Tribe 'obviously horrible'

Back on May 3, after allowing seven runs to the Indians, Justin Verlander tweeted that he was going to dominate soon. In the following nine starts, he posted a 5-2 record and 2.34 ERA, looking like the Verlander of old.
4 days ago

Indians tag Verlander, top Tigers again for 9th straight

DETROIT (AP) Lonnie Chisenhall had four hits, including one of Cleveland's four home runs off Justin Verlander in the fifth inning, and the streaking Indians won their ninth straight game Sunday by beating Detroit 9-3 to remain unbeaten in nine meetings with the Tigers this season.Juan Uribe, Tyler Naquin and Mike Napoli also went deep for the Indians. Chisenhall was 4 for 4 with...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Indians 9, Tigers 3: Detroit got swept by Cleveland. Again.

Justin Verlander was awful and the offense had little to contribute. DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers finally had a lead against the Cleveland Indians this year ... and then they lost it. Justin Verlander suffered a catastrophic start, one the offense again couldn’t climb out of, and the Tigers lost 9-3 to the Indians for their second sweep loss at home this season. Early on, Verlander...
Via Bless You Boys
5 days ago

DPD: Sabathia, Verlander Look to Keep Rolling

After a chart-topping day of aces on Wednesday, we come crashing back to Earth with a much more tepid slate of pitching. There are still some interesting matchups however. Check ’em out! Aces in Isolation Aaron Nola (PHI) versus Toronto’s J.A. Happ Nola’s ERA still resides under 3.00 (2.98) which it has now for just over a month, but he did get touched up last time out against...
Via The Sports Post
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander’s prediction has still been totally on point

Remember on May 3rd when Justin Verlander predicted that he would soon return to dominance?  I do. Twitter At the time, he had just gotten shellacked by the Cleveland Indians earlier in the night, giving up seven earned runs through five innings.  His ERA was at a disgusting 6.49.  He had only struck out more than six hitters in two of his six starts.  He was looking like...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander predicted his own recent dominance

Leon Halip/Getty Images Justin Verlander has never not sounded confident in his abilities.  The confidence has beamed in 2011 and ’12 when he was the best pitcher on the planet and in 2014, ’15 and most of the young 2016 when he looked like Joe Schmo. Two and a half weeks ago, Verlander tweeted such confidence:   At the time, he had just gotten shellacked by the Cleveland...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
May 20, 2016  |  Discuss

MLB players wear custom apparel in honor of Mother's Day

Every year on Mother’s and Father’s Day, baseball players don pick and blue uniforms and use pick and blue equipment to honor their moms and dads. On top of that, the players are also simultaneously showing support and raising money for breast and prostate cancer. With Sunday being Mother’s Day, players unveiled their special equipment and tributes. Special Mother's Day...
Via The Comeback
May 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander, Kate Upton are engaged

Kate Upton and Justin Verlander are finally going to be tying the knot after a few years of dating. Upton and Verlander got engaged recently, and the supermodel showed off her diamond engagement ring at the 2016 Met Gala in New York City on Monday night. She also confirmed the engagement in a statement. “I’m really excited, he asked me right before season started so we’ve...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander goes off on PED rules after Dee Gordon news announced

Justin Verlander sounded off on PED rules after news of Dee Gordon’s suspension was announced late on Thursday night. News was released by MLB after the Miami Marlins beat the Dodgers in Los Angeles 5-3 Thursday that Gordon was suspended 80 games for testing positive for testosterone and a steroid. Yahoo’s Tim Brown says the news came out Thursday night because Gordon just...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander tells off Tigers fan on Twitter

It has been more than two months since the 2015 MLB season and it will be another four before the new one begins, but we already have fans beefing with players on social media. On Thursday night, Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander sent a tweet that encapsulated the emotions of Detroit fans after the Lions lost to the Packers on a Hail Mary. Speechless #Lions — Justin Verlander...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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