Stories tagged: Justin Verlander
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Justin Verlander is set to make his long-awaited return to Detroit as a member of the Houston Astros. And his new team is on another impressive run.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
Mon., May 28, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Wed., May 23, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Wed., April 25, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Justin Verlander remained perfect with Houston, pitching seven shutout innings when the team needed him most, and Jose Altuve homered and drove in three runs as the Astros extended the …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Justin Verlander agreed to that last-minute trade to the Houston Astros with hopes of another World Series, and has since won all eight games he has pitched.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Every time the Astros suit up, they wear a simple patch as a reminder of what Houston lost to Hurricane Harvey and its catastrophic flooding. The city is determined to …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 2:56 p.m.
Justin Verlander outpitched Chris Sale in a relief role reversal of aces, and the Houston Astros advanced to their first American League Championship Series, rallying past the Boston Red Sox …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
As one team celebrated a division title in front of a cheering fan base, the other team quietly prepared for a long flight home where they could dwell on the …
Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
Justin Verlander pitched six strong innings and won his Astros debut after Cameron Maybin hit a two-run homer with one out in the seventh for Houston’s first hit Tuesday night …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
Seattle Mariners (69-69) against Houston Astros (84-53) in the second of a three-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
Justin Verlander only had about 30 minutes to decide whether to accept a trade the Houston Astros.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
When Houston manager A.J. Hinch called to welcome Justin Verlander to the team, the pitcher’s first question was when he’d make his debut for the Astros.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
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.
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Justin Verlander and Kenta Maeda both took no-hitters into the sixth inning, but only Verlander was able to keep his outstanding performance going as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los …
Wed., June 21, 2017, 11:20 p.m.
Nelson Cruz went 2 for 4 with three RBIs, including a key two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners won their fourth straight, knocking off the Detroit …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Jose Ramirez was 4 for 4 with a pair of three-run homers for Cleveland, and Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander matched a career high by allowing nine runs Saturday in …
Tue., May 19, 2015
Even the mother of the Miami Marlins’ new manager is questioning the wisdom of the choice. Marlins general manager Dan Jennings was selected Monday to replace Spokane native Mike Redmond …
Fri., April 3, 2015
Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is headed to the disabled list for the first time in his major league career. The Tigers said Thursday the right-hander won’t be on the …
Sat., Aug. 30, 2014
It was just one pitch, but Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers can only hope it turns out to be a turning point in their season. Verlander turned in one …
Sat., Aug. 16, 2014
The earliest that right-hander Justin Verlander will pitch is next weekend in Minnesota. It appears that if he can’t pitch there, the Tigers will have little choice but to put …
Wed., Aug. 13, 2014
Justin Verlander’s sore right shoulder will likely force him to miss at least one start, the latest setback for the reeling Detroit Tigers. Detroit manager Brad Ausmus is thrilled, however, …
Sat., March 30, 2013
After leading their teams to last year’s World Series, Justin Verlander and Buster Posey cashed in just hours apart Friday. The All-Star pitcher and MVP catcher were guaranteed nearly $350 …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2011
Detroit’s Justin Verlander became the first starting pitcher in a quarter-century to win a Most Valuable Player award, adding the A.L. honor Monday to the Cy Young Award he won …
Sun., May 8, 2011
TORONTO – In the annals of no-hitter superstition, it’s hard to imagine a more uncomfortable sacrifice than the one Detroit catcher Alex Avila made for his pitcher Saturday afternoon at …
Sat., May 7, 2011, 4:44 p.m.
Justin Verlander threw his second career no-hitter and the second in the big leagues this week, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 9-0 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on …