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Astros shut down Justin Verlander with lat strain, uncertain for Opening Day

Justin Verlander, the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner, will be shut down by the Houston Astros after suffering a mild lat strain in his...
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Astros ace Justin Verlander leaves game with apparent injury

Houston Astros starter and former Cy Young winner Justin Verlander made just his second start of Spring Training Sunday against the New York Mets.
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Justin Verlander apologizes for not doing more to stop Astros’ sign-stealing methods

Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander has been known for being outspoken about issues that impact the integrity of the game. Now, after the Astros...

MLB world reacts to Justin Verlander winning Cy Young over Gerrit Cole

The Major League Baseball world was thrown for a loop on Wednesday when Houston Astros starter Justin Verlander was named the AL Cy Young winner...

Winners and losers from Game 6 of World Series

We'll see you tomorrow night. The Washington Nationals hit the road on Tuesday night and stole Game 6 of the World...

WATCH: Justin Verlander makes hilarious, painful gaffe in World Series Game 2

Houston Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander has experienced some incredible moments in his career. He probably won't consider his hilarious and painful gaffe in Game...

WATCH: Tommy Pham rockets HR against Justin Verlander

The Houston Astros decided to pitch Justin Verlander on three days’ rest against the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 4 of the ALDS on Tuesday....

Astros to start Justin Verlander on short rest in Game 4

The Houston Astros did not have it in Game 3 of their ALDS series against the Rays in Tampa Bay on Monday.
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Rays manager Kevin Cash has perfect quote about Justin Verlander after losing Game 1

The Tampa Bay Rays lost Game 1 of the American League Divisional Series against the Houston Astros, 6-2, thanks in large part to a dominant...

MLB Playoffs: Astros clear Vegas favorites to win World Series

The Houston Astros are set up incredibly well to come away with their second World Series title in three years. Boasting...
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Baseball world reacts to Justin Verlander’s no-hitter

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander is an absolute freak of nature. Even at the advanced age of 36, the future Hall of Famer continues to...
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Justin Verlander joins legendary MLB group of strikeout masters

On Sunday, with his seventh strikeout of the game, Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander accumulated 250 strikeouts on the season, putting him in rare territory.
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Justin Verlander on Zack Greinke trade: ‘Huge boost of morale in the clubhouse’

The Houston Astros surprised everyone -- their own players included -- pulling off an MLB trade deadline deal to acquire pitcher Zack Greinke.
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Justin Verlander has perfect reaction to Astros’ Zack Greinke trade

The Houston Astros pulled off the biggest trade of the 2019 MLB trade deadline, landing Cy Young winner Zack Greinke in a trade with Arizona.

Carlos Correa has distinctly different take on ‘juiced balls’ than teammate Justin Verlander

Houston Astros teammates Justin Verlander and Carlos Correa don't exactly see eye to eye on the whole "juiced balls" debate swirling around MLB these days....
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LOOK: Justin Verlander, Kate Upton steal show at red carpet

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander is slated to start the All-Star Game Tuesday evening in Cleveland. He’s also the front runner for the AL Cy...

MLBPA head Tony Clark believes baseballs are juiced

Houston Astros star Justin Verlander made news earlier in the week when he blasted MLB and Commissioner Rob Manfred over juiced baseball.
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Justin Verlander: MLB juicing balls, ‘turning this game into a joke’

Balls are leaving MLB parks at a record clip in 2019. Houston Astros All-Star Justin Verlander has no doubt that juiced balls are causing the...
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Justin Verlander joins elite company with eye-opening performance

Houston Astros star pitcher Justin Verlander is a first-ballot Hall of Famer. That’s been known for some time now. Taking on...
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Fastball: Documentary to be Released About the “Seminal Pitch”

It may take a director days, weeks, even months to figure out the perfect title for a film. However, this time it was rather easy. "Fastball." Sounds boring doesn't...

Taylor Swift Actually Wrote All of Her Songs About MLB

Well not really, but  you can apply every one of her songs to a situation that has taken place in Major League Baseball.  22 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgFeZr5ptV8 This song was obviously written...

Today In Sports 4.10.14

Let's give a short and sweet (just like me) overview of what happened in the world of sports today shall we? Colin Kaepernick got in trouble for NOT...

Verlander Looks Comfortable In Spring Debut, Which Should Scare People

And by people I mean anyone who has to face him this season. We were all surprised to hear that he may not pitch in his first couple...

Detroit Tiger Thinks He’s Hotter Than Kate Upton, And It’s Not Verlander

I mean..it's a damn close call, but I think we know who the real winner is...It's obviously Bryan Holoday. Yum.  Photo: Debby Wong/USA Today Sports