Justin Verlander records 2,000th career strikeout [Video]

On Wednesday afternoon, Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander reached yet another milestone as he notched his 2,000th career strikeout during a 6-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

The milestone strikeout came in the fourth inning when Verlander struck out Twins left fielder, Eddie Rosario.

Verlander ended up with 10 strikeouts in 7.1 innings while allowing three earned runs on six hits. He is now 2nd on the Tigers strikeout list behind Mickey Lolich (2,832 K’s) and 76th on the MLB all-time list.