Justin Verlander (SP, DET)

Record
3-6
ERA
3.40
WHIP
1.08
nERD
1.16

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander lost his bid for a no-hitter on a Chris Iannetta no-out double in the ninth inning. Verlander finished with a one-hit, complete-game shutout as the Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-0.

What It Means:

He finished with nine strikeouts and two walks, facing just one hitter over the minimum thanks to a pair of double plays.

Verlander has been red-hot lately. Over his last 29 innings, he's allowed just one run on 12 hits while striking out 31. The stellar outing lowered his FIP to 3.76 and upped his nERD to 1.00. We have him projected for a 4.43 ERA and 1.31 WHIP the rest of the way.

Posted on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 10:06pm EDT

Justin Verlander Player Profile

Current Stats
Innings Pitched92.7
K%20.22%
BB%5.66%
HR%3%
Statistical RankingsRank
Batters Faced371#137
Wins3#205
Strikeouts75#119
Walks21#146
ERA3.40#127
WHIP1.08#62
nERD1.16#132

Fantasy RankingsRank
Fantasy Score -0.35 #138
Projected Stats
Innings Pitched114.2
K%19.6%
BB%6.1%
HR%3.1%
Statistical RankingsRank
Batters Faced459#129
Wins4#194
Strikeouts90#114
Walks28#168
ERA3.55#143
WHIP1.12#73

Fantasy RankingsRank
Fantasy Score -0.84 #133
Remaining This Season
Innings Pitched21.5
K%17%
BB%8%
HR%3.4%
Statistical RankingsRank
Batters Faced88#107
Wins1#91
Strikeouts15#98
Walks7#136
ERA4.19#181
WHIP1.30#155

Fantasy RankingsRank
Fantasy Score -1.82 #177

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Projections By Game

Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-06-13 Cleveland 0.38 0.40 0.00 6.06 25.26 6.16 3.33 2.90 0.78 4.17 2.14 4.30 1.37
2015-06-19 N.Y. Yankees 0.35 0.32 0.00 6.11 25.19 6.22 3.43 3.01 0.83 3.79 2.11 4.43 1.36
2015-06-30 Pittsburgh 0.28 0.42 0.00 6.17 25.53 6.43 3.27 2.96 0.97 3.36 2.02 4.31 1.37
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-07-05 Toronto 0.25 0.38 0.00 5.87 25.25 6.40 3.87 3.37 0.92 3.69 2.40 5.17 1.50
2015-07-10 Minnesota 0.32 0.36 0.00 5.90 25.20 6.41 3.70 3.29 0.83 3.36 2.34 5.01 1.48
2015-07-19 Baltimore 0.30 0.38 0.00 5.97 25.22 6.14 3.79 3.38 1.04 3.94 2.07 5.09 1.37
2015-07-24 Boston 0.29 0.35 0.00 5.83 25.62 6.88 4.62 4.00 1.08 3.58 2.28 6.17 1.57
2015-07-29 Tampa Bay 0.32 0.36 0.00 6.16 25.37 6.00 3.04 2.59 0.81 3.68 2.23 3.78 1.33
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-08-04 Kansas City 0.36 0.39 0.00 6.10 25.27 6.41 3.43 3.16 1.08 3.98 1.98 4.66 1.38
2015-08-09 Boston 0.43 0.25 0.00 6.15 25.36 6.53 3.60 3.29 0.95 3.98 1.77 4.82 1.35
2015-08-15 Houston 0.18 0.48 0.00 6.01 25.05 6.33 4.51 3.91 1.04 3.62 2.13 5.86 1.41
2015-08-21 Texas 0.46 0.22 0.00 6.24 25.60 6.25 3.28 2.95 0.92 4.17 1.79 4.25 1.29
2015-08-26 L.A. Angels 0.47 0.32 0.00 6.32 25.83 6.31 3.00 2.75 0.86 4.29 1.88 3.91 1.30
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-09-01 Kansas City 0.30 0.39 0.00 6.30 25.50 6.04 3.58 3.19 0.78 4.13 1.86 4.55 1.25
2015-09-06 Cleveland 0.43 0.30 0.00 6.31 25.30 6.28 3.25 2.97 0.93 4.15 1.80 4.23 1.28
2015-09-11 Cleveland 0.36 0.33 0.00 6.25 25.03 6.04 3.10 2.71 0.76 3.96 1.79 3.90 1.25

Statlines By Game

Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-06-13 Cleveland 0 0 0 5.0 20 3 2 2 1 2 2 3.60 1.00
2015-06-19 N.Y. Yankees 0 1 0 6.7 30 10 6 6 3 2 1 8.10 1.65
2015-06-30 Pittsburgh 0 0 0 6.0 30 6 3 2 0 3 5 3.00 1.83
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-07-05 Toronto 0 1 0 5.0 25 7 7 7 2 5 2 12.60 1.80
2015-07-10 Minnesota 0 0 0 7.7 28 5 1 1 0 6 1 1.17 0.78
2015-07-19 Baltimore 0 1 0 3.7 19 8 7 7 2 4 1 17.18 2.45
2015-07-24 Boston 0 0 0 8.0 29 7 1 1 0 3 0 1.13 0.88
2015-07-29 Tampa Bay 1 0 0 8.0 27 4 1 1 1 10 0 1.13 0.50
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-08-04 Kansas City 0 1 0 7.0 31 10 5 5 1 5 0 6.43 1.43
2015-08-09 Boston 0 1 0 6.0 26 4 2 0 0 7 3 0.00 1.17
2015-08-15 Houston 0 0 0 7.0 25 3 0 0 0 7 2 0.00 0.71
2015-08-21 Texas 0 1 0 7.0 25 4 2 1 0 8 1 1.29 0.71
2015-08-26 L.A. Angels 1 0 0 9.0 28 1 0 0 0 9 2 0.00 0.33
Date Opponent W L SV IP BF H R ER HR SO BB ERA WHIP
2015-09-01 Kansas City 1 0 0 6.7 28 7 4 2 1 4 1 2.70 1.20

DFS Performance

  FanDuel DraftKings FantasyFeud DraftDay FantasyAces Draftster FantasyScore
Date Opponent FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value
2015-06-13 Cleveland 5 0.6 8.25 1 3.25 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1.1
2015-06-19 N.Y. Yankees 2.7 0.4 0.475 0.1 -0.55 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.7 0.5
2015-06-30 Pittsburgh 7 0.9 8.9 1.2 3.25 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1.3
  FanDuel DraftKings FantasyFeud DraftDay FantasyAces Draftster FantasyScore
Date Opponent FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value
2015-07-05 Toronto 3 0.4 1.85 0.2 -1 -0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.6
2015-07-10 Minnesota 12.7 1.7 23.725 3.9 8.45 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12.7 2.5
2015-07-19 Baltimore 0.7 0.1 -3.075 -0.4 -2.8 -0.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.7 0.1
2015-07-24 Boston 10 1.4 17.8 3.2 7 0.9 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 2
2015-07-29 Tampa Bay 21 3 37.6 4.6 14.25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 4.2
  FanDuel DraftKings FantasyFeud DraftDay FantasyAces Draftster FantasyScore
Date Opponent FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value
2015-08-04 Kansas City 7 0.9 9.75 1.6 2.25 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 1.4
2015-08-09 Boston 13 1.7 23.3 2.8 6.75 0.8 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 2.6
2015-08-15 Houston 14 1.8 26.75 3.7 9.25 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 2.8
2015-08-21 Texas 14 1.8 26.75 3.7 8 0.8 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 2.8
2015-08-26 L.A. Angels 22 2.8 40.45 4.9 15.75 1.6 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 3.2
  FanDuel DraftKings FantasyFeud DraftDay FantasyAces Draftster FantasyScore
Date Opponent FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value FP Value
2015-09-01 Kansas City 12.7 1.5 18.275 1.9 8.2 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 12.7 1.6

Player History

Year Age Team IP BF W-L ERA WHIP SV K BB
2015 32 Detroit 92.7 371 3-6 3.40 1.08 0 75 21
2014 31 Detroit 206.0 893 15-12 4.54 1.40 0 159 65
2013 30 Detroit 218.3 925 13-12 3.46 1.32 0 217 75
2012 29 Detroit 238.3 956 17-8 2.64 1.06 0 239 60
2011 28 Detroit 251.0 969 24-5 2.40 0.92 0 250 57
2010 27 Detroit 224.3 925 18-9 3.37 1.16 0 219 71
2009 26 Detroit 240.0 982 19-9 3.45 1.18 0 269 63
2008 25 Detroit 201.0 880 11-17 4.84 1.40 0 163 87
2007 24 Detroit 201.7 866 18-6 3.66 1.23 0 183 67
2006 23 Detroit 186.0 776 17-9 3.63 1.33 0 124 60
2005 22 Detroit 11.3 54 0-2 7.15 1.77 0 7 5
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