Justin Verlander

Rob Bradford
October 15, 2013 - 8:13 am
DETROIT -- The Red Sox know there is hope. They have June 23 to prove it. It was on that day at Comerica Park the Sox made Justin Verlander throw 112 pitches over five innings, getting to the starter for four runs on seven hits and four walks. '€œHe'€™s tough,'€ said Red Sox outfielder Jonny...
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October 15, 2013 - 6:45 am
Less than two days after pulling off a remarkable comeback victory in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series , the Red Sox will look to build upon that momentum Tuesday, as John Lackey faces off against Justin Verlander  and the Tigers at Comerica Park in Game 3 of the best-of-seven...
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October 13, 2013 - 7:28 am
In the ALDS, Clay Buchholz , who posted a 1.74 ERA in the regular season, had to wait until Game 3 to take the mound against the Rays. But Buchholz will start Game 2 of the ALCS vs. Max Scherzer and the Tigers at Fenway Park on Sunday night. The righty threw six innings Monday in Game 3 and allowed...
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October 12, 2013 - 4:23 am
After making relatively quick work of the Rays in the American League Division Series, the Red Sox will take on the Tigers in their first ALCS since 2008, a stage that Detroit now has reached for three consecutive seasons. The Red Sox wrapped up the ALDS on Tuesday with a 3-1 victory over the Rays...
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October 11, 2013 - 6:10 am
ESPN and MLB Network baseball analyst Jim Bowden checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Friday morning to preview the American League Championship Series between the Red Sox and Tigers. Detroit advanced with Thursday's 3-0 victory over the Athletics in Game 5 of the American League Division...
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October 10, 2013 - 5:47 am
Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday to talk about the MLB playoffs and the Red Sox ' bounceback season. Rosenthal acknowledged he didn't see this turnaround coming from the Red Sox based on their offseason moves. "What I thought was that they plugged some holes, but...
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September 18, 2013 - 9:52 am
ESPN'€™s Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Wednesday and declared the Red Sox the cream of the crop in MLB as the regular season comes to a close. '€œThe Red Sox are the team to beat in baseball right now, I don'€™t think there'€™s any question about it,'€ said Olney. With 10...
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June 23, 2013 - 12:57 pm
The Red Sox endured a day when the unsettled state of their bullpen became painfully apparent in what proved a car wreck of a 7-5 loss to the Tigers. Charged with protecting a one-run lead for the final four frames, Sox relievers again couldn't get the job done once starter Felix Doubront departed...
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June 23, 2013 - 8:50 am
The Red Sox will send lefty Felix Doubront to the mound Sunday to take on former AL MVP Justin Verlander in the final game of a four-game series at Comerica Park . Doubront (4-3, 4.38 ERA) had his best outing of the season in his last start. He did not allow a run on three hits and no walks through...
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March 29, 2013 - 9:35 am
Right-hander Justin Verlander and the Tigers have agreed on a new seven-year, $180 million contract that would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, according to ESPN's Buster Olney . A vesting option for an eighth year could make the deal worth $202 million, the report states. Tweeted...
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