Justin Verlander

Justin Verlander

#35P,
W
15
L
3
ERA
1.85
K
134
BB
24
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 5"/235 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Manakin-Sabot, Virginia
College: Old Dominion
Draft: 2004 1st round (2nd pick) by the
  • MLB.com

    A's vs. Astros Highlights

    Kyle Tucker clobbered a grand slam while Jeremy Peña collected three hits in the Astros' close 7-5 win over the A's

  • Associated Press

    Tucker's slam highlights 6-run fifth inning, Astros beat A's

    Kyle Tucker hit a grand slam in the fifth inning to rally the Houston Astros to a 7-5 win over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night. Houston trailed 2-0 before breaking loose for a six-run rally in the fifth. Yordan Alvarez followed with another single, and Alex Bregman walked to load the bases for Tucker.

  • Associated Press

    Astros OF Brantley shelved by season-ending shoulder surgery

    Houston Astros outfielder Michael Brantley will miss the rest of the season after having surgery on his right shoulder this week. The 35-year-old Brantley hasn’t played in a big league game since June 26. “There were a lot of different avenues that were taken to try to get Michael back on the field in time for the end of the season,” general manager James Click said Friday, “and ultimately, after consultation with our trainers and doctors, we ultimately came to the conclusion that this was the right path for him long-term for his health.”