2017 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $19 · Overall # 44 · SP # 8 (Tier 3)

Justin Verlander

SP, Detroit Tigers

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'5" Weight 225 DOB 1983-02-20 Age 34
Hometown Manakin-Sabot, VA

Season Projections
Updated Mar 31

Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs. Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros. ZiPS projections courtesy of Dan Szymborski.

Position Rankings
Tier 2
Tier 3

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News from the Past 90 Days
  • Tue Jul 25 8:06 pm
    Cubs 'remain interested' in Justin Verlander

    According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Cubs "remain interested" in Tigers starter Justin Verlander.

  • Thu Jul 20 12:06 pm
    Brewers have interest in SP Justin Verlander

    Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press hears that the Brewers have expressed interest in Tigers veteran Justin Verlander.

  • Thu Jul 13 12:06 pm
    Verlander is not drawing much trade interest

    Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that Justin Verlander "isn’t drawing much, if any, trade interest now."

  • Wed Jul 12 4:06 pm
    Report: DET could be open to Verlander trade

    Mark Feinsand of MLB.com hears that the Tigers "could be talked into moving" Justin Verlander.

  • Mon Jul 3 8:06 pm
    Report: Cubs inquired on Justin Verlander

    MLB Network's Jon Morosi reports that the Cubs inquired to the Tigers regarding the availability of Justin Verlander and Alex Avila.

  • Wed Jun 28 12:06 pm
    Report: Verlander expected to hit trade block

    Multiple front office executives told Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports that they expect Justin Verlander to hit the trade block sometime in the next couple weeks.

  • Thu Jun 22 12:06 am
    Verlander retires first 16 batters Wednesday

    Justin Verlander spanned 5 2/3 innings on Wednesday night, allowing four hits, three runs and a walk in a no-decision against Seattle.

  • Fri Jun 9 12:06 pm
    Justin Verlander (groin) cleared for Saturday

    Justin Verlander (groin) has been cleared to start Saturday against the Red Sox.

  • Mon Jun 5 8:06 am
    MRI on Verlander's groin came back negative

    An MRI taken Sunday on Justin Verlander's right groin turned up negative for structural damage.

  • Sun Jun 4 12:06 pm
    Justin Verlander (groin) removal a precaution

    Justin Verlander was removed from Sunday's start against the White Sox for precautionary reasons due to a tight right groin.

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