Justin Verlander outlasted Chris Archer for his first win this season and the Detroit Tigers avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Wednesday.
You might remember back in January, Upton put out a tweet that alluded to Verlander proposing to her.
Justin Verlander and Anibal Sanchez rode scooters to Target Field for the Tigers game against the Twins.
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Prince Fielder scored a run, on a play after stumbling around third base and face-planting into the ground, and later drove in a run one with an infield single for the Rangers.
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“I grinded through it,” he tells the interviewer.
“It was nice to see it coming out pretty good there,” Verlander said Saturday, when he hit 96 and 97 on the radar gun in the fifth inning.
“I’m not setting any specific innings,” Verlander said Wednesday. “I’ll go as long as I can until they take the ball out of my hand.”
“His pitch count is up and over 90, so there’s not a lot of restraints,” Ausmus said. “If he throws well, we’ll roll with him.”
Justin Verlander made a strong case Saturday that he’s ready to pitch for the Detroit Tigers.