Justin Verlander

Age: 37
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 5" / 225
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Birthdate: 2/20/1983 (37 y, 1 d)
Drafted: 2004 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2, Team: Detroit Tigers
Contract: 2 yr, $66M (2020-21)    AAV: $33M
Service Time: 14.002
Reported as the pre-2020 value.
14 years and 2 days days of service time.
  
Free Agent:
Becomes a free agent entering the 2022 season, after the conclusion of the 2021 season.
2022   
MiLB Options: n/a
Reported as the pre-2020 season number of waiver options remaining.

RotoWire News: Verlander completed his first bullpen session of spring training Tuesday, stating afterward that he's mainly focused on locating his fastball and replicating his mechanics at this stage of camp, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports. "I felt good," Verlander said. "I threw everything. I definitely wouldn't say everything was working, but I would say it's where it needs to be now." (2/20/2020)

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SeasonPitchPitchesABPAH1B2B3BHRBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPAVGminVelmaxVelVel
2007Fourseam (FA)99819622254371205220313103.27687.4102.595.0
2008Fourseam (FA)215744153112789231147005512443.28888.599.794.6
2009Fourseam (FA)2636563625151101352135001353368.26889.6102.096.3
2010Fourseam (FA)21894765481328925513580883568.27787.4102.496.1
2011Fourseam (FA)22414695231016618017470873226.21589.4102.495.6
2012Fourseam (FA)21114434951106826115420934247.24887.1102.595.0
2013Fourseam (FA)20614004611157724311550740517.28887.4100.394.4
2014Fourseam (FA)189641247411873313115006343510.28687.699.293.3
2015Fourseam (FA)125826228661381229170583403.23389.3100.093.6
2016Fourseam (FA)20974084609449233193901392740.23089.899.094.3
2017Fourseam (FA)2055387440805714094701022318.20790.4100.195.5
2018Fourseam (FA)20964214559052164182601293412.21490.599.595.4
2019Fourseam (FA)16163023297128136242501031101.23587.699.694.8
TotalFourseam (FA)25411518058491304824272301785480115743443466.25287.1102.595.0

SeasonPitchPitchesBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Fourseam (FA)9989.9 %14.0 %0.71.276.356.413.769.138.30429.62.1.343121
2008Fourseam (FA)215713.2 %10.4 %1.27.288.397.440.836.152.30184.020.0.374139
2009Fourseam (FA)26368.0 %21.6 %0.37.268.330.407.736.139.33073.2-1.7.325106
2010Fourseam (FA)218910.6 %16.1 %0.66.277.356.433.789.155.31375.312.4.349127
2011Fourseam (FA)22419.0 %16.6 %0.54.215.290.362.652.147.22948.6-10.1.29291
2012Fourseam (FA)21118.5 %18.8 %0.45.248.318.413.731.165.28258.52.0.320111
2013Fourseam (FA)206111.9 %16.1 %0.74.288.370.445.815.158.32566.616.0.358139
2014Fourseam (FA)189610.5 %13.3 %0.79.286.367.456.823.170.31470.519.5.364144
2015Fourseam (FA)12585.9 %20.3 %0.29.233.283.397.680.164.26127.8-4.3.29497
2016Fourseam (FA)20978.5 %30.2 %0.28.230.296.441.737.211.29252.5-1.7.314107
2017Fourseam (FA)205510.7 %23.2 %0.46.207.294.313.607.106.25435.2-18.5.27179
2018Fourseam (FA)20965.7 %28.4 %0.20.214.262.399.661.185.25941.6-11.6.28389
2019Fourseam (FA)16167.6 %31.3 %0.24.235.295.556.851.321.26748.97.4.346130
TotalFourseam (FA)254119.4 %19.8 %0.47.252.326.419.745.167.290713.432.9.326114

SeasonPitchPitchesLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBStrikesBallsPitchesxMovzMovMov
2007Fourseam (FA)99820.6 %32.7 %46.7 %22.1 %6.5 %659339998-8.79.513.0
2008Fourseam (FA)215718.6 %36.1 %45.4 %25.0 %8.0 %14017562157-8.39.913.2
2009Fourseam (FA)263623.2 %33.1 %43.7 %21.0 %7.0 %18607762636-7.610.513.1
2010Fourseam (FA)218924.0 %35.3 %40.7 %27.8 %8.2 %15006892189-8.09.812.8
2011Fourseam (FA)224117.7 %33.5 %48.8 %22.7 %9.2 %15287132241-7.79.812.7
2012Fourseam (FA)211119.6 %34.9 %45.5 %25.3 %9.5 %14426692111-6.510.712.6
2013Fourseam (FA)206125.8 %32.4 %41.8 %26.1 %8.0 %13966652061-6.010.612.3
2014Fourseam (FA)189626.0 %34.3 %39.7 %26.6 %7.9 %12346621896-6.910.012.3
2015Fourseam (FA)125822.9 %26.3 %50.7 %36.5 %8.7 %8324261258-6.910.712.8
2016Fourseam (FA)209725.0 %25.0 %50.0 %32.6 %13.8 %14306672097-7.610.212.8
2017Fourseam (FA)205528.8 %27.7 %43.5 %28.2 %7.3 %13856702055-8.410.113.3
2018Fourseam (FA)209626.1 %21.0 %52.9 %31.4 %11.5 %15325642096-6.310.512.3
2019Fourseam (FA)161625.3 %19.2 %55.6 %25.5 %21.8 %11504651616-5.710.712.2
TotalFourseam (FA)2541123.2 %31.0 %45.9 %26.7 %9.6 %17349806125411-7.310.212.7

SeasonPitchPitchesO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%SwStr%pVALpVAL/C
2007Fourseam (FA)99826.2 %66.5 %48.5 %81.2 %85.6 %84.5 %55.3 %7.5 %7.40.7
2008Fourseam (FA)215727.3 %65.1 %47.6 %83.5 %88.5 %87.1 %53.6 %6.1 %-1.2-0.1
2009Fourseam (FA)263634.5 %66.6 %53.3 %72.8 %83.1 %80.4 %58.8 %10.5 %23.90.9
2010Fourseam (FA)218931.5 %63.8 %49.7 %78.8 %87.8 %85.3 %56.2 %7.3 %4.20.2
2011Fourseam (FA)224128.6 %63.1 %47.7 %76.9 %87.3 %84.6 %55.3 %7.4 %25.61.1
2012Fourseam (FA)211127.7 %65.5 %49.6 %80.8 %82.3 %82.0 %58.1 %9.0 %14.50.7
2013Fourseam (FA)206124.9 %64.3 %47.5 %74.9 %85.5 %83.2 %57.4 %8.0 %1.30.1
2014Fourseam (FA)189626.8 %64.4 %46.7 %79.9 %88.7 %86.3 %53.0 %6.4 %-3.4-0.2
2015Fourseam (FA)125833.2 %63.9 %48.6 %76.1 %85.3 %82.2 %50.0 %8.7 %8.40.7
2016Fourseam (FA)209734.7 %64.8 %50.2 %69.0 %79.8 %76.2 %51.7 %12.0 %12.50.6
2017Fourseam (FA)205529.4 %66.6 %50.2 %79.3 %84.4 %83.0 %56.1 %8.5 %34.21.7
2018Fourseam (FA)209630.5 %67.4 %53.7 %67.7 %76.4 %74.6 %62.8 %13.7 %31.01.5
2019Fourseam (FA)161630.1 %66.2 %51.7 %66.2 %74.2 %72.3 %59.8 %14.3 %10.20.6
TotalFourseam (FA)2541129.8 %65.3 %49.7 %75.7 %83.6 %81.5 %56.2 %9.2 %168.80.7