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Kate Upton begs Justin Verlander for a puppy on Instagram, he responds (pics)

The suddenly semi-long-term romance between Justin Verlander and Kate Upton reached epically adorable proportions on Tuesday evening when the über-supermodel took to Instagram to ask her Detroit Tigers pitcher boyfriend to get her a new puppy. Fresh off the couple’s vacation in Mexico during the All-Star Break, the 22-year-old Upton posted the above photograph of […] The post...
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Kate Upton Wants Justin Verlander To Get Her A Puppy

Safe to assume Kate Upton Instagraming the above photo with the caption, ” Pleaseeee Justin Verlander” means she wants a puppy. Get it done, Justin. The post Kate Upton Wants Justin Verlander To Get Her A Puppy appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Verlander wears No. 35 in honor of Frank Thomas

DETROIT -- Justin Verlander wears No. 35 for Frank Thomas, who along with Nolan Ryan was Verlander's idol growing up near Richmond, Va. On Sunday, the "Big Hurt" will join the "Ryan Express" in the Baseball Hall of Fame during the enshrinement ceremonies in Cooperstown, N.Y. I asked Verlander what attracted him to Thomas, who won the 1993 and 1994 American...
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Tigers’ Max Scherzer fans 11 for 12th victory

Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer got his 12th win of the season Thursday night in a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. The reigning American League Cy Young Award winner allowed three runs and six hits over seven innings and struck out 11. “I felt good with everything tonight and had all four pitches going,” Scherzer said, via the Associated Press. “I hadn’t been...
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Rangers trade Joakim Soria to Tigers

The Texas Rangers traded closer Joakim Soria to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. The Rangers will get right-handed pitchers Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel from the Tigers. Thompson (No. 3) and Knebel (No. 5) are two of the top five prospects in the Tigers organization. Soria has 17 saves, a 1-3 record with a 2.70 ERA in his second season with Texas.  The Rangers had...
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Verlander says he's rediscovered his old ways

PHOENIX -- Detroit right-hander Justin Verlander made a little delivery tweak after a pregame video check, and he said he feels like a new man . . . or rather, like the old Verlander.  The Verlander who won 91 games, a Cy Young and an MVP award over the past five years. Ten minutes before he took the field for stretch before his Monday start, Verlander took a look at some old shots...
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Justin Verlander and bikini-clad Kate Upton spend All-Star break in Mexico (photos)

Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander stumbled out of the gate and certainly has not been himself thus far during the 2014 MLB season. With the unofficial mid-season break upon us, the Cy Young Award winner sits at 8-8, with a 4.88 ERA, a 1.46 WHIP with batters hitting a robust .278 against him, all numbers […] The post Justin Verlander and bikini-clad Kate Upton spend All-Star break...
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Verlander spent All-Star break vacationing with Kate Upton

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Verlander on A's trade: 'They made that for us'

Justin Verlander believes he knows exactly why the Oakland Athletics pulled the trigger on blockbuster deal that brought them Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Chicago Cubs.According to Verlander, Oakland made the trade with the Detroit Tigers in mind.Verlander on A's trade: "When I saw that trade, I thought that they made that trade for us. No doubt about it in...
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NY Post blames Kate Upton for Justin Verlander's struggles

Some people may point to a possible undisclosed injury as the reason for the recent struggles of Detroit Tigers’ ace Justin Verlander, but at least one person isn’t buying that claim. Jonathan Lehman of the New York Post writes that Verlander’s struggles, along with those of other athletes, could be from dating supermodel Kate Upton. Lehman uses both Mark Sanchez and Blake...
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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