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  • Justin Verlander Tosses His GF, Kate Upton, a Souvenir Ball at a Game…Awwwwwww! (GIF)

    Justin Verlander Tosses His GF, Kate Upton, a Souvenir Ball at a Game…Awwwwwww! (GIF)

    In case the success and front office moves by the Detroit Tigers wasn’t enough to get you interested in baseball, maybe their pitcher, Justin Verlander, giving Kate Upton a souvenir ball during a game will do the trick. You know, because “Things involving Kate Upton” > everything else. Look at how happy she looks! *dontpictureherwithherclothesoffdontpictureherwithherclothesoffdontpictureherwithherclothesoff* […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/10/2013 — Justin Verlander

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/10/2013 — Justin Verlander

    On September 18, Justin Verlander was dealt his 12th loss of the 2013 season and his ERA was sitting at a rather unimpressive 3.66.  At the time, many were questioning whether Verlander could still be an elite pitcher that is capable of taking his team to another World Series.  During Game 5 of the ALDS […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 7/14/2013 — Justin Verlander

    Stat Line of the Night — 7/14/2013 — Justin Verlander

    On Saturday, Tim Lincecum tossed the second no-hitter of the 2013 MLB season, and less that 24 hours later, we were nearly treated to the third no-no in the Majors this year. The culprit in this case was Justin Verlander, as the Detroit Tigers’ ace entered the seventh inning of yesterday afternoon’s game against the […]

  • The Anatomy of Justin Verlander’s Four-Pitch Arsenal (GIF)

    The Anatomy of Justin Verlander’s Four-Pitch Arsenal (GIF)

    Last week we showed you a mesmerizing aniamted GIF that shows the trajectory of each pitch that Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish throws. To create it, some guy out there on the internet named Drew Shepard superimposed five separate clips of Darvish pitching over each other and then lined up the release point. The results were so awesome that […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/16/12 — Justin Verlander

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/16/12 — Justin Verlander

    The last time a Tigers pitcher not named Jose Valverde allowed an earned run against was during the fifth inning of the team’s 2-0 loss to the Oakland Athletics in Game 3 of the ALDS.  That was 42 innings ago, and with Justin Verlander on the mound for Game 3 of the ALCS last night, […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/11/12 — Justin Verlander

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/11/12 — Justin Verlander

    After watching his team squander a 2-0 series lead, Justin Verlander was called upon to save the Tigers’ season on Thursday night, as they faced a do-or-die situation in Game 5 of the ALDS.  And, as usual, their ace did not disappoint, as Verlander pitched a complete game shutout, allowing just four hits and one […]

  • Justin Verlander Gets Beaned By A Foul Ball (Video)

    Justin Verlander Gets Beaned By A Foul Ball (Video)

    The Detroit Tigers called upon Justin Verlander to get them the important home win in Game 3 of the ALDS last night, and he delivered.  However, it wasn’t all smooth sailing for Verlander.  In addition to allowing two runs against in both the first and the seventh inning, the Tigers’ ace was also drilled in […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 8/16/11 – Justin Verlander

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 8/16/11 – Justin Verlander

    Yesterday, it was Jim Thome gracing ‘The Stat Line Of The Night.’ Today, it’s one of his favorite pitchers, Justin Verlander (Thome has seven home runs off of Verlander in his career, the third most he’s hit off of any pitcher). Verlander bolstered his Cy Young resume last night against Thome’s squad by throwing 7.2 […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/31/11 — Justin Verlander

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/31/11 — Justin Verlander

    Two of the American League’s hottest pitchers squared off yesterday afternoon at Comerica Park, as Jered Weaver and the Los Angeles Angels visited Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers.  Both pitchers would remain hot, albeit, in very different ways.  Weaver was hot under the collar following the post-home run antics of Magglio Ordonez and Carlos […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/21/11 — Justin Verlander

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 7/21/11 — Justin Verlander

    Justin Verlander has been one of the most dominant pitchers in baseball this season.  He is currently ranked in the top three in the entire League in wins, ERA, strikeouts and innings pitched.  However, he entered last night’s game against the Minnesota Twins coming off his worst start of the season, as he allowed five […]