Justin Verlander’s first career hit vs. Padres

Verlander, pitcher of two no-hitters in his career, had been held hitless over six years at the plate. He ended that no-no on Saturday with his first of two hits in a 2-for-3 performance.
Via Detroit4lyfe
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Detroit 6, San Diego 2: Tigers' Justin Verlander a hit in his 1st win of year

His excellence has been described in many ways in his career with the Tigers, but on Saturday night, a new phrase could be used: Justin Verlander – he’s a hit. Verlander got the first two hits of his nine-year career and, picking up steam as he went along, held San Diego to two runs over seven innings. Miguel Cabrera’s third-inning RBI double put the Tigers ahead to stay...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Verlander and Tigers top Padres 6-2

Sometime soon, a baseball will be getting a prominent spot among the trophies on Justin Verlander's mantle. It's the ball he hit up the middle for a single in the second inning Saturday night, the one that will forever shut up his teammates. Verlander had the first two hits of his career and recovered from throwing 31 pitches in the first inning to pitch seven strong innings...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander breaks nine-year hitless drought

Justin Verlander's nightmare is over. Almost nine years after his first major-league game, Verlander finally got his first hit Saturday night in San Diego, lining a second-inning single up the middle off Ian Kennedy. Verlander was 0-for-26 before the single, and only 10 players in major-league history had more at-bats without a hit. As with most other things, Verlander is proud...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
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How the Detroit Tigers will make the playoffs

The Detroit Tigers are the clear favorites to win the American League Central division and are even the favorites to represent the American League in the World Series in 2014. There will be plenty of factors that contribute to their success, but the main factors that will lead to another postseason berth include the following. 1. The Starting Rotation The Tigers starting rotation...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Who would have thought Justin Verlander would give the Detroit Tigers their 1st loss of the season?

The Detroit Tigers were beaten by the Baltimore Orioles and it was with the mighty, Justin Verlander on the mound. Who would have thought the Tigers first loss of the 2014 season would have came with Verlander starting the game. He pitched well as always. He pitched 8 innings, only giving up 5 hits and 2 runs. The Tigers offense was held in check by a solid outing by the Orioles...
Via USA Sports 360
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Justin Verlander will be under pressure in 2014

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander showed signs of struggle last year after signing a big contract-extension that will keep in him Detroit for some time. In late March of 2013, Verlander and the Tigers agreed on 7-year deal worth $180 million dollars that could get bumped to $202 million if the All-Star pitcher stays an extra year. In the first year of his new deal in 2013,...
Via isportsweb.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Why you shouldn’t worry about the Detroit Tigers

The 2014 Major League Baseball season is nearly upon us. If you’re not excited for that, then you’re in the wrong place. The Detroit Tigers, fresh off an early departure in the 2013 American League Championship series have World Series aspirations once again. It will be a much different Detroit squad — by way trades, free agent signees, and (sigh) injuries — but that’s...
Via isportsweb.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Verlander, Kate Upton take in Arnold Palmer Invitational

And here we go again with Justin Verlander and Kate Upton being very public with this elite relationship. The two took in the…
Via Busted Coverage
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Justin Verlander gives Kate Upton kiss at Magic game

Instagram | jonahballow Justin Verlander was spotted giving Kate Upton a smooch on the cheek during Friday’s Knicks-Magic game in Orlando.  This is their second or third game that the two have attended in the last month.  She really looks like she enjoyed it.  And she’s thrilled with JV’s weird little “bah bah bah bah” afterwards. Kate, if you’re getting tired with...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 21, 2014  |  1 Comment

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