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Justin Verlander

Justin Verlander
Verlander warming up before a game
MLB Player information
NameJustin Verlander
PositionStarting pitcher
BatsRight
ThrowsRight
MLB debutJuly 4, 2005 for the Detroit Tigers
Career statistics
Win Loss record107 57
Earned run average3.54
Strikeouts1215
Teams
*Detroit Tigers (2005 present)
* 4× All-Star (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011) * AL Rookie of the Year (2006) * Pitched a no-hitter on June 12, 2007. * Pitched a second no-hitter on May 7, 2011. * Led AL in strikeouts (269), innings pitched (240), and tied in wins (19) in 2009. * 2011 Pitching Triple Crown Award Winner

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Justin Brooks Verlander (born February 20, 1983) is an American professional baseball pitcher with the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball.

In 2006, he was named the American League Rookie of the Year. On June 12, 2007, he pitched a no-hitter-the first ever at Comerica Park-against the Milwaukee Brewers, striking out 12 batters and walking four. He pitched a second no-hitter against the Toronto Blue Jays on May 7, 2011, in Toronto, walking one and facing the minimum 27 batters.


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