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35 Justin Verlander SP

Detroit Tigers

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
98%90%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
33.03-102.182712
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2014DET312.1855000033.033128111227

Player Updates

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Justin Verlander strikes out seven in win vs. White Sox
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander picked up a win Tuesday, giving up two earned runs on eight hits and two walks in seven innings while striking out seven in his team's 8-6 win over the White Sox.

Verlander (3-1) surrendered a solo home run in the top of the first inning before watching his team score eight runs over the first five innings to build a comfortable lead. The White Sox were only able to stratch out a run in the sixth inning against Verlander before left the game. He owns a 2.18 ERA and 27:12 K:BB ratio in 33 innings. Verlander is set to face the Twins on the road Sunday.

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Justin Verlander walks four in five innings, escapes with win No. 2
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander showed some command issues and issued for walks on Thursday. However, he still managed to escape with his second win of the season in a 7-5 victory over Cleveland.

Making his fourth start of the season, Verlander (2-1) permitted a run-scoring single to David Murphy in the fourth and a two-run single to Michael Brantley in the following frame. He surrendered three unearned runs on six hits and four walks while striking out seven over five innings. He tossed 113 pitches, 74 of which came for strikes.

Verlander has struck out at least seven in each of his last two starts. He owns a 2.08 ERA and 1.35 WHIP along with 20:10 K:BB ratio over 26 innings. He'll make his next start Tuesday at home against the White Sox.

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Postponement forces Tigers to shuffle rotation
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The postponement of Tuesday's game vs. Cleveland forced the Tigers to shuffle their rotation.

Starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez, who was scheduled to start Tuesday, has been pushed back to Wednesday. Justin Verlander will remain Thursday's starter, but Drew Smyly -- who was slated to start Wednesday -- has been pushed back until the weekend series against the Angels, per MLB.com.

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Tigers align rotation plans for upcoming week
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Tigers announced Sunday their rotation plans heading into a three-game series vs. Cleveland, which starts Tuesday.

Anibal Sanchez will start the series opener, and he will be followed by Drew Smyly and Justin Verlander.

Rick Porcello will then open up a weekend series against the Angels on Friday, and he will be followed by Max Scherzer before the rotation resets. Manager Brad Ausmus wanted to split up Verlander and Scherzer.

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Justin Verlander comes out on top vs. Padres
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander came out on top for his first win of the season Saturday night against the Padres in San Diego.

Verlander (1-1) gave up a sacrifice fly in the first and a run-scoring single to Yasmani Grandal in the fourth for his only damage of the night. He yielded two runs on eight hits and one walk while striking out eight in seven innings pitched. He tossed 110 pitches, 73 of which were strikes.

Verlander has not allowed more than two earned runs in each of his first three starts. He's posted a 2.57 ERA and a 1.19 WHIP through 21 innings of work.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Starting Pitchers 8 104 136.67
Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs Chi. White Sox 7.010 2.57027
vs LHB 20.200 0.440917
vs RHB 12.100 5.110310
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
3/31KC0006.06232
4/6BAL0108.05223
4/12@SD1007.08218
4/17CLE1005.06047
4/22CHW1007.08227
Two Week Schedule
APRIL /MAY
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
20
LAA
W2-1
21
CHW
L1-3
22
CHW
W8-6
23
CHW
L4-6
24
CHW
W7-4
25
@Min
8:10 pm
Tickets
26
@Min
2:10 pm
Tickets
27
@Min
2:10 pm
Tickets
28
29
@CHW
8:10 pm
Tickets
30
@CHW
2:10 pm
Tickets
1
2
@KC
8:10 pm
Tickets
3
@KC
7:10 pm
Tickets
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
25

24

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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2005DET02 7.15220000 11.115991157
2006DET179 3.6330301100 186.0187787521660124
2007DET186 3.6632321100 201.21818882201967183
2008DET1117 4.8433331000 201.0195119108181487163
2009DET199 3.4535353100 240.0219999220663269
2010DET189 3.3733334000 224.1190898414671219
2011DET245 2.4034344200 251.0174736724357250
2012DET178 2.6433336100 238.1192817019560239
2013DET1312 3.4634340000 218.1212948419475217
2014DET31 2.18550000 33.033128101227
Total 14078 3.39271271206001805.01598742679157645571698
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2005DET2000000000 --- --- ---
2006DET30100000000 .000 .000 .000
2007DET32400000300 .000 .000 .000
2008DET33500000300 .000 .000 .000
2009DET35200000100 .000 .000 .000
2010DET33400000300 .000 .000 .000
2011DET34400000300 .000 .000 .000
2012DET33400000100 .000 .000 .000
2013DET34200000100 .000 .000 .000
2014DET5312000000 .667 .667 .667
Total 27129120001500 .069 .069 .069
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2005DETP2252210 .800
2006DETP303038112434 .921
2007DETP323224717001.000
2008DETP33333372421 .939
2009DETP353536142024 .944
2010DETP333351153423 .961
2011DETP343450123352 .900
2012DETP333353252443 .925
2013DETP343438191725 .947
2014DETP5571511 .857
Total  2712713351132002223 .934
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2005DET01511 1.3610001 .31354 16.7 .4790
2006DET1196202 1.0715815 .266776 12.2 .4140
2007DET3186230 0.85412217 .233866 11.9 .3580
2008DET8182239 0.8289236 .254880 13.3 .3770
2009DET5172252 0.72916348 .243982 10.8 .3690
2010DET0206233 0.922473211 .228925 10.7 .3390
2011DET0217268 0.85105227 .192969 8.4 .3130
2012DET2231229 1.08164112 .217956 9.7 .3310
2013DET1177240 0.80214313 .253925 12.0 .3760
2014DET03238 0.9730010 .258142 12.3 .3590
Total 2016141942 0.899751241760 .2357475 11.1 .3590
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2006DET12 5.82440000 21.2261714501023
2011DET21 5.31440000 20.1191212211025
2012DET31 2.22441100 28.1167740629
2013DET11 0.39330000 23.0101110331
Total 75 3.2815151100 93.171373412129108
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2005 AA-Erie20 0.2877000 32.2111111732
2005 A-Lakeland92 1.671313200 86.07019163719104
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-5/225
Birthdate:
2/20/1983
Age:
31
Hometown:
Manakin-Sabot, VA
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Detroit Tigers
College:
Old Dominion
MLB Experience:
10
Awards:

2006: AL Rookie of the Year
2009: AL Strike Out Leader
2011: AL Most Valuable Player;AL Cy Young;AL ERA Leader;AL Strike Out Leader
2012: AL Strike Out Leader
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