Justin Verlander has now landed his third Sports Illustrated cover. This is the regional cover that Verlander is featured on. There was a total of six cover and the other five are David Price, C.C. Sabathia, James Shields and Clayton Kershaw.
Two (out of 7) of the Sports Illustrated writers picked the Tigers to win the World Series this season. All 7 did pick the Tigers to win the A.L. Central.