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Vintage Verlander stacks up to ageless wonders

There’s a scene in the eloquently named film “Knocked Up” in which the nightclub doorman, played by Craig Robinson, denies entry to the character played by Leslie Mann, telling her she’s too old. But then he quickly clarifies and softens this obviously insulting observation. “I mean, for this club,” he says. “Not, like, for the earth.” That’s pretty much what ...

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Verlander, Scherzer lead latest Cy Young poll

When you watch Max Scherzer perform these days, remember this: You are seeing one of the best there ever was. Isn’t that the bottom line? He’s at the point where he’s flirting with history every time he takes the baseball these days, and our Cy Young Award poll reflects that greatness. At 33, Scherzer seems on his way to becoming ...

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Verlander collects 2,500th K during dominating shutout of Angels

With each passing start, Justin Verlander is making his 2018 season look even better than his MVP campaign of 2011. The Houston Astros right-hander was utterly dominant on Wednesday while tossing a five-hit shutout of the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/teams/11" href="https://www.thescore.c… MLB | theScore

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