Posted March 29, 2013 by DJ Enuff in Sports

Breaking: Justin Verlander Signs Five-Year, $140 Million Extension!

Justin Verlander


T ‘Justin’ Verlander signed a five-year, $140 Million extension with the Detroit Tigers on Friday! JT now shadows Mariners’ ace Felix Hernandez who was the highest paid pitcher after landing a combined seven-year deal worth $175 Million just last month! JT will get an annual salary of $20 Million in the next two seasons and $28 Million beginning in 2015; in total he will get a seven-year deal worth $180 Million! JT is only 30 years old, and won the AL MVP and Cy Young in the same year in 2011 with 24 wins! He puts amazing numbers every year, and is very consistent! JT was also rumored to be snuggling up model Kate Upton recently!