Justin Verlander allowed three earned runs on six hits and three walks over five and two-thirds innings yesterday. Just the latest “meh” start for Verlander in a 13-12, 4.81 ERA season. He had a reason for the “meh” yesterday, however:
Brad Ausmus said a blister “flared up” on Justin Verlander again, but he doesn’t expect it to be an issue going forward.
— James Schmehl (@jamesschmehl) September 14, 2014
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