Justin Verlander

Justin Verlander #35

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 5" /225
  • Age: 35

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Game IP H R ER BB SO HR HBP
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Pitches: Strikes, Balls

Justin Verlander 2017 Postseason Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
6 4-1 2.21 36.2 38 0.82

Justin Verlander Postseason Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
22 11-6 3.07 135.0 150 1.01

Justin Verlander 2017 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
33 15-8 3.36 206.0 219 1.17

Justin Verlander MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
385 188-114 3.46 2545.0 2416 1.18

Justin Verlander Bio

  • Full Name: Justin Brooks Verlander
  • Nickname: J V
  • Born: 2/20/1983 in Manakin-Sabot, VA
  • Draft: 2004, Detroit Tigers, 1st rd. (2nd overall)
  • College: Old Dominion
  • Debut: 7/4/2005
  • Relationship(s): brother of Ben Verlander
Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2017 Postseason Stats 4 1 2.21 6 5 0 36.2 38 0.82
Postseason Career Stats 11 6 3.07 22 21 0 135.0 150 1.01
2017 Stats 15 8 3.36 33 33 0 206.0 219 1.17
MLB Career Stats 188 114 3.46 385 385 0 2545.0 2416 1.18
  • Status: Active

Justin Verlander Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Astros AL 1,424 Four-seam FB 95.35 94.45 2,541.54 5.98 86.74
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.21 92.86 2,253.22 6.18 87.27
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Astros AL 1,424 Four-seam FB 95.35 94.45 2,541.54 5.98 86.74
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.21 92.86 2,253.22 6.18 87.27

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Fantasy

Justin Verlander Fantasy News

November 18, 2017 at 10:34 PM ET

Verlander, Altuve named playoffs' finest

On national television, following one of the Astros' many exhilarating postseason wins, Jose Altuve made official his admiration for the teammate who bore much of the responsibility for how well the team was faring in October.

November 18, 2017 at 9:58 PM ET

Kluber, Jackson win MLB Awards

Corey Kluber has already been honored for his 2017 season as the best pitcher in the American League.

Awards

Justin Verlander Awards

AL MVP

Year Team League
2011 Detroit AL

AL Cy Young

Year Team League
2011 Detroit AL

AL Rookie of the Year

Year Team League
2006 Detroit AL

World Series Championship

Year Team League
2017 Houston AL

AL All-Star

Year Team League
2007 Detroit AL
2009 Detroit AL
2010 Detroit AL
2011 Detroit AL
2012 Detroit AL
2013 Detroit AL

ALCS MVP

Year Team League
2017 Houston AL

Babe Ruth Award

Year Team League
2017 Houston AL

AL Pitcher of the Month

Month Team League
05/2009 Detroit AL
06/2011 Detroit AL
09/2012 Detroit AL
07/2016 Detroit AL

AL Player of the Week

Week Team League
05/28/2006 Detroit AL
06/17/2007 Detroit AL
05/09/2011 Detroit AL
06/20/2011 Detroit AL
09/19/2011 Detroit AL

Best Major Leaguer, Postseason-Esurance MLB Awards

Year Team League
2017 Houston AL

Starter of the Year (GIBBYs)

Year Team League
2011 Detroit AL

MLB Players Choice Player of the Year

Year Team League
2011 Detroit AL

MLB Players Choice AL Outstanding Pitcher

Year Team League
2011 Detroit AL

MLB Players Choice AL Outstanding Rookie

Year Team League
2006 Detroit AL

Tigers Rookie of the Year

Year Team League
2006 Detroit AL

Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2005 Erie EAS

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2005 Erie EAS

MiLB.com Minor League Starting Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2005 Lakeland FSL

MiLB.com Class A Starting Pitcher of the Year

Year Team League
2005 Lakeland FSL

Baseball America High Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2005 Lakeland FSL

EAS Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/26/2005 Erie EAS

FSL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/01/2005 Lakeland FSL

FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2005 Lakeland FSL

Justin Verlander Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2006 3.63 7th in AL
2007 3.66 11th in AL
2009 3.45 6th in AL
2010 3.37 11th in AL
2011 2.40 1st in AL
2012 2.64 2nd in AL
2013 3.46 16th in AL
2016 3.04 2nd in AL
2017 3.36 8th in AL

Wins

Season W Rank
2006 17 4th in AL
2007 18 6th in AL
2009 19 1st in AL
2010 18 4th in AL
2011 24 1st in AL
2012 17 4th in AL
2013 13 15th in AL
2014 15 8th in AL
2016 16 6th in AL
2017 15 8th in AL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
2006 .654 9th in AL
2007 .750 1st in AL
2009 .679 7th in AL
2010 .667 8th in AL
2011 .828 1st in AL
2012 .680 5th in AL
2013 .520 25th in AL
2014 .556 21st in AL
2016 .640 10th in AL
2017 .652 8th in AL

Strikeouts

Season SO Rank
2007 183 10th in AL
2008 163 11th in AL
2009 269 1st in AL
2010 219 4th in AL
2011 250 1st in AL
2012 239 1st in AL
2013 217 4th in AL
2014 159 19th in AL
2016 254 1st in AL
2017 219 6th in AL

WHIP

Season WHIP Rank
2006 1.33 20th in AL
2007 1.23 15th in AL
2009 1.18 5th in AL
2010 1.16 8th in AL
2011 0.92 1st in AL
2012 1.06 2nd in AL
2013 1.31 24th in AL
2016 1.00 1st in AL
2017 1.17 7th in AL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2006 .266 21st in AL
2007 .233 5th in AL
2008 .254 15th in AL
2009 .243 6th in AL
2010 .228 9th in AL
2011 .192 1st in AL
2012 .217 2nd in AL
2013 .253 22nd in AL
2016 .207 2nd in AL
2017 .221 4th in AL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2007 32 12th in AL
2008 33 5th in AL
2009 35 1st in AL
2010 33 4th in AL
2011 34 1st in AL
2012 33 4th in AL
2013 34 1st in AL
2014 32 10th in AL
2016 34 2nd in AL
2017 33 3rd in AL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2006 1 17th in AL
2007 1 17th in AL
2008 1 16th in AL
2009 3 5th in AL
2010 4 5th in AL
2011 4 4th in AL
2012 6 1st in AL
2015 1 15th in AL
2016 2 5th in AL

Shutouts

Season SHO Rank
2006 1 5th in AL
2007 1 5th in AL
2009 1 7th in AL
2011 2 5th in AL
2012 1 7th in AL
2015 1 6th in AL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2007 201.2 17th in AL
2008 201.0 13th in AL
2009 240.0 1st in AL
2010 224.1 3rd in AL
2011 251.0 1st in AL
2012 238.1 1st in AL
2013 218.1 4th in AL
2014 206.0 12th in AL
2016 227.2 2nd in AL
2017 206.0 3rd in AL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2006 6.00 22nd in AL
2007 8.17 8th in AL
2008 7.30 13th in AL
2009 10.09 1st in AL
2010 8.79 4th in AL
2011 8.96 3rd in AL
2012 9.03 3rd in AL
2013 8.95 8th in AL
2016 10.04 3rd in AL
2017 9.57 8th in AL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2006 2.07 25th in AL
2007 2.73 14th in AL
2009 4.27 3rd in AL
2010 3.08 10th in AL
2011 4.39 3rd in AL
2012 3.98 2nd in AL
2013 2.89 17th in AL
2016 4.46 7th in AL
2017 3.04 9th in AL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2006 60 18th in AL
2007 67 9th in AL
2008 87 3rd in AL
2009 63 21st in AL
2010 71 15th in AL
2012 60 15th in AL
2013 75 8th in AL
2014 65 10th in AL
2016 57 20th in AL
2017 72 3rd in AL

Hits

Season H Rank
2009 219 7th in AL
2010 190 20th in AL
2012 192 16th in AL
2013 212 8th in AL
2014 223 4th in AL
2017 170 18th in AL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2007 20 25th in AL
2011 24 9th in AL
2014 18 23rd in AL
2016 30 7th in AL
2017 27 16th in AL

Justin Verlander Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
September 2, 2017 Houston Astros activated RHP Justin Verlander.
August 31, 2017 Detroit Tigers traded RHP Justin Verlander, cash and Player To Be Named Later to Houston Astros for CF Daz Cameron, RHP Franklin Perez and C Jake Rogers.
June 13, 2015 Detroit Tigers activated RHP Justin Verlander from the 15-day disabled list.
May 31, 2015 Detroit Tigers sent RHP Justin Verlander on a rehab assignment to Toledo Mud Hens.
April 8, 2015 Detroit Tigers placed RHP Justin Verlander on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 29, 2015. Strained right triceps

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