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How much does it cost to create a single run?

What is one run worth? In recent years, we have seen the salaries of Major League Baseball players increase dramatically.  Almost every year there seems to be a new record setting deal signed, which shows that teams are willing to go to great lengths to sign a player who they desire. For the interest of accurately gauging the cost one run created, we will take statistics from the...
Via Sports-Glory
7 hours ago  |  1 Comment

Verlander says he's rediscovered his old ways

PHOENIX -- Detroit right-hander Justin Verlander made a little delivery tweak after a pregame video check, and he said he feels like a new man . . . or rather, like the old Verlander.  The Verlander who won 91 games, a Cy Young and an MVP award over the past five years. Ten minutes before he took the field for stretch before his Monday start, Verlander took a look at some old shots...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Game Recap 7-21 @ D-backs

The Detroit Tigers kicked off their West Coast road trip with a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks last night to improve their MLB best road record to 29-16. Justin Verlander pitched 6 2/3 innings of three run baseball to earn his ninth win of the season and MLB record 13th interleague win in as many decisions. The Tigers kicked off the scoring in the top of the second off...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander Takes Step Forward, Still Needs Consistency

Justin Verlander feels so close to making it happen – the last pitch, the last out or the last play – and despite his big start last night against the Arizona Diamondbacks, he has to show he can make it happen again and consistently before he can be trusted. Verlander was about 25-feet from hitting his first career homerun and coming just so close to doing something amazing was...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tigers halt D-backs streak

PHOENIX -- Torii Hunter and Austin Jackson homered, Justin Verlander moved into third place on Detroit's career strikeout list and the Tigers opened their interleague series in Arizona by beating the Diamondbacks 4-3 on Monday night. Miguel Cabrera drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning with a booming single just below the home run line on the Chase Field porch in left...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What to watch for: D-backs vs. Tigers, 6 p.m. on FOX Sports Arizona

The Diamondbacks begin a three-game series against the American League Central-leading Detroit Tigers tonight on FOX Sports Arizona. The D-backs are coming off a three-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs and are looking to use that momentum to take down Miguel Cabrera and the Tigers. Here is what to watch for tonight on FOX Sports Arizona's broadcast, with coverage beginning with...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tigers vs. Diamondbacks (7/21) Game Preview: Verlander and the Tigers begin a 7-game west coast trip

While avoiding a 4-game sweep at the hands of the Indians yesterday, the Tigers (54-41) look to make up some ground and further pad their lead in the AL Central tonight when they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks (43-56) tonight from Chase Field in Phoenix. First pitch is scheduled for 9:40PM ET and you can watch it live on FOX Sports Detroit or dial it up on 97.1FM The Ticket. As...
Via The Majors Detroit
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Is This The Real Justin Verlander?

The All Star Game took place on Tuesday, and for the first time since 2008, Justin Verlander was not there for the festivities. Looking at his recent performance, it seems like very, very long ago that Verlander was the consensus pick as the best pitcher in baseball, when in fact, it was 2012. What has happened, […]
Via Fangraphs
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton and her beach balls on vacation in Mexico with Justin Verlander

Kate Upton, who may have the most non-muscular body in modeling, on vacation in Mexico with Justin Verlander. [Guyism]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Smyly and his girlfriend spent the All Star break on a boat (PHOTOS)

I’m not sure if you have heard (you’ve definitely heard) that Justin Verlander spent his All Star break in Mexico with Kate Upton.  I’m guessing you haven’t heard that Drew Smyly spent his break with his girlfriend Eryn Blatt (and their pooch), on a boat, somewhere more exotic (surprisingly) than Detroit. And it was documented on the interweb, except these weren’t plastered...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
6 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Kate Upton Showing Us Why Detroit Tigers Pitcher Justin Verlander Didn't Miss the All-Star Game

There is a reason why Sports Illustrated likes to show Kate Upton wearing a bikini as often as they do. It's the same reason why Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander could care less he did not make the All-Star Game this year.What would you rather do--throw a baseball for a couple innings or spend  couple days on a beach with Kate Upton in her itty bitty bikini?via Twitter...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Kate Upton letting them all hang out in Mexico with Verlander

Because a first half  ERA in the high 4′s (4.88 to be exact) and a WHIP of 1.46 won’t get you to the All-Star game, Tigers’ ace Justin Verlander flew south of the border with girlfriend Kate Upton for a little down time until games resume on Friday. Even without numbers rivaling a good beer league softball […]
Via The Majors National
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander Celebrated Not Having To Attend The All-Star Game By Going On Vacation With Kate Upton

For the first time in six years, Justin Verlander didn’t get to spend his mid-July break alongside some of baseball’s brightest stars at the All-Star Game. The Detroit Tigers starter, who is 8-8 with a 4.88 ERA at the break, failed to earn an All-Star selection this season, but don’t feel too bad for him – he found a decent Plan B. Verlander made a trip to Mexico with supermodel...
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander and bikini-clad Kate Upton spend All-Star break in Mexico (photos)

Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander stumbled out of the gate and certainly has not been himself thus far during the 2014 MLB season. With the unofficial mid-season break upon us, the Cy Young Award winner sits at 8-8, with a 4.88 ERA, a 1.46 WHIP with batters hitting a robust .278 against him, all numbers […] The post Justin Verlander and bikini-clad Kate Upton spend All-Star break...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton And Her Boobs Visit Justin Verlander On Vacation

Kate Upton and her ginormous boobs enjoy Mexico vacation with Justin Verlander.
Via Gamedayr
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton And Her Boobs Vacationed With Justin Verlander In Mexico,

The Detroit Tigers’ Justin Verlander didn’t make the All-Star game after a rocky first-half of the season. Lucky for him, though, instead of playing in the event, Verlander and his gal-pal, Kate Upton, vacationed together in Mexico. Not a bad trade-off if you ask me. [Guyism] The post Kate Upton And Her Boobs Vacationed With Justin Verlander In Mexico, appeared first on Diehardsport.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander spends All Star break in Mexico with Kate Upton (PHOTOS)

A first ERA of 4.88 (gasp) and a 1.46 WHIP (puke) got Justin Verlander a weekend in Mexico with girlfriend Kate Upton.  Our friends at Busted Coverage ran down these pics of the couple totally not working on JV’s mechanics while lounging by the pool. Prior to leaving Detroit for the break, JV mentioned not doing anything baseball during his time off. “I’m not saying where...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Verlander spent All-Star break vacationing with Kate Upton

Via Guyism
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Miguel Cabrera still not 100 percent: ‘Muscles not functioning’

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera says he is not fully recovered from a groin injury tear that that plagued him at the end of 2013. “There are times when I feel good, but there are always muscles that are tightening, muscles that are not functioning properly,” Cabrera said to USA Today on Monday. “It’s part of the process. The same thing is happening to Justin Verlander...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Miguel Cabrera Reveals That He and Justin Verlander Are Still Bothered by Core Muscle Injuries

Put this one down as “not exactly what Detroit Tigers fans wanted to hear over the All-Star break”. In an interview with USA Today’s Jorge L. Ortiz, Miguel Cabrera revealed that he still does not feel 100 percent following offseason surgery to repair a sports hernia. He also said that Justin Verlander, who underwent the same procedure, is dealing with similar issues. “There...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals rally for 5-2 win over Tigers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Eric Hosmer's RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Four of the runs were charged to Justin Verlander (8-8), who started the inning with a two-hit shutout but loaded the bases on three straight singles. The come-from-behind win still leaves the second-place...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals rally for 5-2 win over Tigers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Eric Hosmer's RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Four of the runs were charged to Justin Verlander (8-8), who started the inning with a two-hit shutout but loaded the bases on three straight singles. The come-from-behind win still leaves the second...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Four-game sweep by Detroit? Not if Chen, Royals can help it

For the first time in six seasons, Justin Verlander is not on the AL All-Star roster. However, he does have a chance to enter the break on a three-star winning streak. He'll look to help the AL Central-leading Detroit Tigers complete a four-game sweep and improve to 7-0 on the road against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. A six-time All-Star, Verlander (8-7, 4.84 ERA) has endured...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Verlander looks to help Tigers complete four-game sweep Sunday

For the first time in six seasons, Justin Verlander is not on the AL All-Star roster. However, he does have a chance to enter the break on a three-start winning streak. He'll look to help the AL Central-leading Detroit Tigers complete a four-game sweep and improve to 7-0 on the road against the Kansas City Royals on Sunday. A six-time All-Star, Verlander (8-7, 4.84 ERA) has endured...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kate Upton throws support behind Justin Upton in All-Star Game #FinalVote (pics)

Since her beau, Detroit Tigers pitcher — and casual cleavage-ogler — Justin Verlander, won’t be at Target Field as a member of the American League roster for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game and will have plenty of time to hang out with her during his midseason break, Kate Upton has turned her attention to another […] The post Kate Upton throws support behind Justin Upton in All...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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