Justin Verlander RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kate Upton and Justin Verlander missed their own wedding because of World Series Game 7

    USA Today "Kate Upton and Justin Verlander tied the knot in Italy a few days after winning the World Series, but in an appearance on The Tonight Show Friday, the happy couple explained that they had originally planned to be in Italy on the day of Game 7 because they didn’t expect the Detroit Tigers to still..." November 18

  • World Series champion Justin Verlander marries model Kate Upton in Italy

    ESPN "Capping a week that saw him win his first World Series ring with the Houston Astros, ace right-hander Justin Verlander added another ring just days later, when he tied the knot with supermodel Kate Upton on Saturday in Italy. The couple were married at a medieval church overlooking Tuscany's..." November 05

  • Report: Justin Verlander, Kate Upton to marry in Italy this month

    Detroit Free Press "In a lifetime a big moments, 2017 might be the biggest in the life of Justin Verlander. Think about 2004, when the Detroit Tigers drafted Verlander. Or 2005, when he made his major-league. There was his rookie of the year award in 2006 and his MVP and Cy Young sweep in 2011. And now, in..." November 02

  • Justin Verlander is about to pitch the biggest game of his life

    Detroit Free Press "If we had told you six months ago that Justin Verlander would pitch Game 6 of the World Series with a chance to clinch the championship, you'd have been pretty darn excited. Sorry to bring that up, Detroit Tigers fans. But you know the feeling of having JV on the mound in big games, and it's..." October 30

  • Astros won't rule out Justin Verlander pitching in relief vs. Yankees

    CBS Sports "Saturday night at Minute Maid Park, a spot in the 2017 World Series will be on the line. The Houston Astros beat the Yankees in Game 6 of the ALCS on Friday night to force the decisive Game 7. Winner moves on to face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series. Loser goes home. The Astros were..." October 21

  • Jose Altuve: ‘I literally love Justin Verlander’

    Yardbarker "Jose Altuve was not shy in expressing his fondness towards Justin Verlander during an interview after Game 6 of the ALCS on Friday. The Houston Astros’ superstar was clutch again for his team as he went 2-for-4 with a team-high three RBIs in a 7-1 win to force Game 7. Verlander was similarly..." October 21

  • Trade to Houston Astros pays off for ex-Tigers ace Justin Verlander

    Detroit Free Press "Justin Verlander paced in the living room of his apartment in downtown Birmingham. He was agitated, anxiously mulling his options. Kate Upton, his supermodel fiancée, was with him as he repeated: “Trust your instincts. Trust your instincts.” Verlander, the Tigers’ longtime ace right-hander,..." October 06

  • Astros tab Verlander and Keuchel as ALDS starters

    Fanrag Sports "Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch announced on MLB Network Radio that he will go with Justin Verlander and Dallas Keuchel as his starting pitchers for Games 1 and 2, respectively, of the American League Division Series against the Boston Red Sox. The Astros originally acquired Verlander from..." October 03

  • Tigers trade Justin Verlander to Houston Astros

    Detroit Free Press "It was the deal that had to happen, a match made in heaven for two organizations trending in much different directions. At approximately 11:59 p.m. on Thursday night, Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander was traded to the Houston Astros for three prospects, according to multiple persons with..." September 01

  • Justin Verlander felt fatigue in his trapezius muscle

    Hardball Talk "Tigers starter Justin Verlander continued to pitch well, tossing six effective innings in Wednesday afternoon’s 6-2 win against the Rockies. He was only able to go six innings, however, and said he felt fatigue in his trapezius muscle, Anthony Fenech of the Free Press reports. Verlander thinks it..." August 31

  • Tigers In “Active Discussions” On Justin Verlander Trade Possibilities

    MLB Trade Rumors "2:29pm: While Detroit is indeed asking around about Verlander trades, FanRag’s Jon Heyman tweets that a trade of Verlander remains “possible but not probable.” As of yesterday, Tigers brass was reportedly not optimistic about reaching a deal for Verlander. 1:49pm: The Tigers are in “active..." August 31

  • Justin Verlander Reportedly Not Expected to Be Traded Before Deadline

    Bleacher Report "With Major League Baseball's waiver trade deadline on Aug. 31, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander is reportedly unlikely to be dealt. Per USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the Tigers "believe it's highly unlikely" Verlander will be traded before Thursday's deadline. MLB Network's Jon..." August 30

  • Astros, Mystery Team Pursuing Tigers’ Justin Verlander

    NESN "The Major League Baseball season has reached the stretch run, and teams still have a short amount of time to add keys players that can help them clinch their spot in the postseason. Justin Verlander is by far the most intriguing name out there, and he just might be moved before the Aug. 31..." August 30