Major League Baseball’s most dominant pitcher for the past four seasons, Detroit Tiger, Justin Verlander has come to terms with the club for a contract extension that will keep him in the Motor City through the 2019 season with an option for 2020.
According to CBS Detroit, the deal is worth 180 million dollars with an option year making it valued at 202 million.
This agreement makes Verlander the highest paid pitcher of all time!
I love this city & the fans – couldn’t be more excited to spend my career here! We’re going to bring a World Series to Detroit!!!
— Justin Verlander (@JustinVerlander) March 29, 2013
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