Astros’ Verlander eager for shot at World Series title

Oct 29, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander before game five of the 2017 World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports HOUSTON (Reuters) – The Houston Astros acquired Justin Verlander in the hopes that he would be the final piece to their World Series puzzle and now the veteran right-hander will get a chance to lead his team to a maiden championship. Houston lead the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the best-of-seven World Series and will just happen to have the postseason’s hottest pitcher on […]

Astros’ Verlander eager for shot at World Series title

Oct 29, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander before game five of the 2017 World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports HOUSTON (Reuters) – The Houston Astros acquired Justin Verlander in the hopes that he would be the final piece to their World Series puzzle and now the veteran right-hander will get a chance to lead his team to a maiden championship. Houston lead the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the best-of-seven World Series and will just happen to have the postseason’s hottest pitcher on […]