Justin Verlander

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Rob Bradford
July 09, 2019 - 7:40 am
It's a conversation that has been happening in clubhouses throughout Major League Baseball, albeit just not in boisterous tones. That changed Monday. When asked about the idea that the baseballs used by MLB have been altered, Houston Astros starter Justin Verlander didn't hold back. "It's a f---ing...
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Lucy Burdge
November 12, 2018 - 7:23 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: New Orleans at Toronto, 7:30 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Golden State at LA Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) NFL: NY Giants at San...
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Lucy Burdge
August 25, 2018 - 7:45 am
Justin Verlander received quite the surprise on Friday when a waiter in Beverly Hills added a $1 million charge to his bill for a “Dodger Killer.” The Astros pitcher posted a picture of the receipt from the Beverly Hills Hotel’s Cabana Cafe showing the huge extra charge. Verlander and the Astros...
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Lucy Burdge
July 31, 2018 - 6:48 am
Welcome to Tuesday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Philadelphia at Boston, 7:10 p.m. (NESN, WEEI-FM 93.7) MLB: Houston at Seattle, 10 p.m. (MLB Network) AROUND THE WEB...
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Lucy Burdge
November 03, 2017 - 7:52 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS : NBA: Cleveland at Washington, 7 p.m. (ESPN) NBA: Boston at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m. (ESPN, NBCSB) NHL: New Jersey at...
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Rob Bradford
October 27, 2017 - 3:33 pm
The to-do list heading into 2018 for the Red Sox doesn't figure to be a short one. When you've got a brand new manager, the chores are always going to be aplenty. But one thing this World Series should remind us is that one task should get top billing: Find a way to get Chris Sale to the finish...
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October 04, 2017 - 5:58 pm
HOUSTON -- There weren't a lot of unknowns when it came to Chris Sale coming to the Red Sox this season. But we're about to see one Thursday afternoon. When the Sox starter takes the mound for Game 1 of the American League Division Series, it will mark the first time Sale takes the mound for a...
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June 11, 2017 - 12:13 am
By Nick Neville Red Sox fans have come to expect greatness from newly acquired ace Chris Sale, so on Saturday night when the lefty’s line wasn’t so sparkling, it may have appeared underwhelming to some. Make no mistake, Sale was it again in the Red Sox’ 11-3 victory. Already leading the majors in...
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Ryan Hannable
November 16, 2016 - 2:19 pm
Rick Porcello won the American League Cy Young Award by five points over Justin Verlander despite Verlander getting more first-place votes, 14-8. Verlander's fiancée Kate Upton immediately took to Twitter and went insane. Here are some of her tweets. Visit her Twitter page for more . Sorry Rick...
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Henry Owens
August 21, 2016 - 4:17 am
The Red Sox will send Henry Owens to the mound Sunday afternoon to face Tigers veteran Justin Verlander as they conclude their four-game series in Detroit. Owens was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket, where he had been scheduled to start Saturday night, as an emergency fill-in for Eduardo Rodriguez...
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