Verlander, Price and Melville are all dressed in old-school golf knickers with matching argyle sweaters.
Verlander awkwardly laughed and noted that they asked him a similar question about Upton last spring. He said, “Well, I’m going to leave that to you.”
“You can tell just by watching hitters’ reactions on certain pitches how nasty he’s going to be,” pitching coach Jeff Jones said.
He might have wished himself a Happy Birthday, but, hey, who am I to judge? If I was him, I might congratulate myself as well.
Valentine’s Day may have already passed but Tigers All-Star Justin Verlander is busy kissing up to his girlfriend Kate Upton.
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Max Scherzer and Jon Lester might as well have neon-green dollar signs stamped all over their uniforms and caps when spring training opens next week.
Justin Verlander may have a better looking girl than you, he may make more money than you, but he still has gripes.
Come on Papa Verlander!
“I think the game is doing well,” Verlander said, “and you see that reflected in player salaries and also what the owners are taking in.”