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2018 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $20 · Overall # 46 · SP # 13 (Tier 4)

Justin Verlander

SP, Houston Astros

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'5" Weight 225 DOB 1983-02-20 Age 35
Hometown Manakin-Sabot, VA

Season Projections
Updated Mar 29
SourceGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
Steamer-Fangraphs3232204.014900022764180290883.881.20646.6
Zeile3131201.01580002176217000783.491.15651.1
ZiPS2828181.012800019654149210693.431.12587.5

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
RankName5X5Comment
Tier 3
11Carlos Carrasco, CLE$21
Tier 4
12Yu Darvish, CHC$20
13Justin Verlander, HOU$20
14James Paxton, SEA$18
15Zack Greinke, ARI$18

Complete SP Rankings

News from the Past 90 Days
  • Wed May 23 4:06 pm
    Verlander whiffs nine in victory over Giants

    Justin Verlander allowed three hits and one run over six dominant innings Wednesday in the Astros’ win over San Francisco.

  • Thu May 17 12:06 am
    Justin Verlander dominant in shutout of Halos

    Justin Verlander continued his early-season dominance on Wednesday, scattering five hits and a walk over nine shutout innings against the Angels.

  • Wed May 2 12:06 am
    Verlander strikes out 14 over eight scoreless

    Justin Verlander struck out 14 in eight scoreless innings Tuesday in a gem against the Yankees.

  • Wed Apr 25 4:06 pm
    Verlander dominates Halos, improves to 4-0

    Justin Verlander gave up four hits and two runs over seven stellar innings Wednesday in the Astros’ win over the Angels.

  • Mon Apr 16 12:06 am
    Verlander fans 11 in no-decision on Sunday

    Justin Verlander was outstanding in a no-decision against the Rangers on Sunday, allowing one run on just one hit over eight strong innings.

  • Tue Apr 10 12:06 am
    Verlander delivers seven scoreless vs. Twins

    Justin Verlander struck out nine batters over seven shutout innings Monday as the Astros blanked the Twins 2-0.

  • Thu Mar 29 4:06 pm
    Verlander goes six scoreless in win over TEX

    Justin Verlander tossed six scoreless innings in Thursday’s 4-1 Opening Day victory over the Rangers.

  • Fri Mar 9 8:06 pm
    Verlander fans eight in five one-run innings

    Justin Verlander racked up eight strikeouts and allowed just one run in five innings of a 4-2 Cactus League win over the Cardinals on Friday.

  • Mon Mar 5 4:06 pm
    Astros name Verlander as Opening Day starter

    Astros manager A.J. Hinch has named Justin Verlander as the team's Opening Day starter.

  • Sat Mar 3 4:06 pm
    Verlander fans five in three shutout frames

    Justin Verlander fanned five batters and allowed just two base hits and no runs in three innings in his start versus the Nationals on Saturday.

  • Pitching
    SeasonTeamGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
    2006DET3030186.0179000124601872178753.631.33437.7
    2007DET3232201.2186000183671812088823.661.23572.6
    2008DET3333201.0111700016387195181191084.841.40431.2
    2009DET3535240.0199000269632192099923.451.18807.2
    2010DET3333224.1189000219711901489843.371.16696.6
    2011DET3434251.0245000250571742473672.400.92901.4
    2012DET3333238.1178000239601921981702.641.06805.6
    2013DET3434218.11312000217752121994843.461.31634.7
    2014DET3232206.0151200015965223181141044.541.40457.7
    2015DET2020133.158000113321131356503.381.09362.2
    2016DET3434227.2169000254571713081773.041.00793.7
    2017DET|HOU3333206.0158000219721702780773.361.17659.9
    2018HOU121282.2620001041639512101.090.67362.6