Verlander is a two-time American League Cy Young Award winner (2011, 2019) who has thrown three no-hitters and is a two-time world champion (2017, 2022)
Has Justin Verlander won a world series game?
HOUSTON -- Astros pitcher Justin Verlander on Thursday declined his $25 million option with the Astros for next season, making him a free agent at age 39.
What did the Astros offer Verlander?
Justin Verlander signed a 2 year / $50,000,000 contract with the Houston Astros, including $50,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $25,000,000
Are the Astros still paying Verlander?
With 3,198, Verlander is 12th all-time, trailing Nolan Ryan, Randy Johnson, Clemens, Carlton, Bert Blyleven, Seaver, Don Sutton, Gaylord Perry, Walter Johnson, Maddux and Phil Niekro
Where does Verlander rank all time?
But he was so good anyway. Lou Whitaker's 75.1 WAR is the highest for any eligible and non-controversial modern every-day player not in the Hall of Fame
Who has the highest career WAR of any non Hall of Famer?
The oldest person ever to play in the MLB was Satchel Paige, who, at the age of 59, made one token major league appearance twelve years after his Major League career had ended.
Who is the oldest pitcher in MLB?
He agreed to a $66 million contract covering 2020 and 2021, then hurt his elbow and needed Tommy John surgery.
Why did Justin Verlander opt out?
From Manakin-Sabot, Virginia, Verlander attended Old Dominion University and played college baseball for the Monarchs. As of November 2022, Justin Verlander's net worth is estimated to be $150 Million.