Justin Verlander

Justin Verlander

SP - HOU
Age: 36College: Old DominionBats: RThrows: R

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Justin Verlander reaches 3,000 career strikeouts

Verlander (21-6) allowed three runs on four hits and zero walks while striking out 12 over six innings in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Angels.

Fantasy Impact

Verlander became just the 18th pitcher in Major League Baseball history to record 3,000 strikeouts. He also reached 300 strikeouts in a single season for the first time in his career. Verlander finishes the season with a 21-6 record, 2.58 ERA, 0.80 WHIP and 300 strikeouts in 223 innings.

Brad Camara2 weeks ago
Justin Verlander picks up 20th win

Justin Verlander (20-6) allowed two runs on six hits and two walks while striking out five through five innings in Sunday's 13-5 win over the Angels. He earned his 20th win of the season.

Fantasy Impact

Verlander now has two 20-win campaigns in his career and is one of the favorites to win the AL CY Young Award. He owns a 2.53 ERA with 288 strikeouts in 217 innings this season. His next scheduled start is Saturday, away against the Angels.

Brad Camara3 weeks ago
Justin Verlander dominant in 19th victory

Justin Verlander (19-6) allowed four hits and two walks while striking out eight through six scoreless innings in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Rangers. He earned his 19th win of the season.

Fantasy Impact

Verlander has posted quality starts in 11 out of his last 13 outings and is one victory away from his first 20-win season since 2011. He is sporting a 2.50 ERA, 0.79 WHIP and an incredible 283:40 K:BB across 212 innings. His next start is Sunday, home against the Angels.

Brad Camara4 weeks ago
Justin Verlander strikes out 11 in loss Thursday

Justin Verlander (18-6) allowed three runs on five hits and two walks while striking out 11 in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Athletics. He was charged with his sixth loss of the season.

Fantasy Impact

Verlander started off slow by allowing three runs on five hits and two walks through three innings. He settled down over his final three frames, retiring all nine batters including four by strikeout. Verlander owns a 2.58 ERA, 0.78 WHIP and 275:38 K:BB over 206 innings this season. His next scheduled start is Tuesday, home against the Rangers.

Brad Camara5 weeks ago
Justin Verlander dominant in win Saturday

Justin Verlander (18-5) allowed one run on four hits while striking out seven through seven innings in Saturday's 2-1 win over the Mariners. He picked up his 18th win of the season.

Fantasy Impact

Verlander was on a 14 1/3 scoreless innings streak entering this contest. His streak ended at 16 2/3 frames when Dee Gordon belted an RBI triple off him in the third inning. Verlander owns a 2.52 ERA, 0.77 WHIP with 264 strikeouts in 200 innings this season. His next scheduled start is Thursday, home against the Athletics.

Brad Camara5 weeks ago