Flash Flood Warning expires at 9:30 PM on 8/21, issued at 3:25 PM Clay City, KY | Denniston, KY | Frenchburg, KY | Hope, KY

Verlander undergoes successful surgery

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 1/09 3:27 pm

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Tigers announced that starter Justin Verlander underwent successful core muscle repair surgery on Thursday.

Verlander will have rehabilitation for the next six weeks and will be re- evaluated at that time.

"We fully anticipate Justin to participate in spring training and be in a position to compete at the beginning of the 2014 season," said Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski.

The 30-year-old right-hander earned his fifth consecutive All-Star berth in 2013, but struggled to a 13-12 record and 3.46 earned run average in 218 1/3 innings over 34 starts for the AL Central champions.

Share
Solid Blue News
Cal Does "John From Kentucky" Impression
Coach calls into radio show after host says Cal isn't an X's and O's type guy. Video Video

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.