DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers have traded Justin Verlander to the Houston Astros, according to a source with firsthand knowledge of the deal, beating Thursday’s 11:59 p.m. ET trade deadline.
In return, the Tigers are getting Franklin Perez, Daz Cameron and Jake Rogers, as first reported by Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports.
Verlander had to waive his no-trade clause in order to approve the deal.
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