Justin Verlander RUMORS & NEWS

  • Justin Verlander responds to heckler with makeshift sign

    Sporting News "A good heckler can quickly upgrade an average sporting experience to an entertaining one — especially when they elicit a response from the athletes in the game. Clearly aware of this, Justin Verlander decided to make the nights of fans sitting near the Astros' away dugout. Apparently a..." April 22

  • Astros name Justin Verlander starting pitcher for Opening Day

    Houston Chronicle "Justin Verlander will be the Astros' starting pitcher on Opening Day. Manager A.J. Hinch announced the news on AT&T Sports Net Southwest Monday afternoon." March 05

  • Justin Verlander buys $200K Shelby Mustang from ‘Gone in 60 Seconds’

    The Sports Daily "The last 12 months have been pretty great for Justin Verlander. He’s married supermodel Kate Upton, won a World Series and he also recently purchased a famous vehicle that many would dream of owning. Verlander bought the Shelby Mustang GT500 from the hit movie “Gone in 60 seconds,” and yeah,..." March 03

  • Justin Verlander wants MLB to stop lying about juiced baseballs

    Michigan Live "Justin Verlander, former Cy Young winner, doesn't even care. Go ahead, juice the baseballs. Just don't tell him that everything is status quo. The Houston Astros right-hander jumped on Twitter on Thursday night to first acknowledge a story about the ever-increasing home run rates that..." March 02

  • 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