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    Miguel Cabrera and Justin Verlander are teammates once again

    For 10 seasons, future Hall of Famers Miguel Cabrera and Justin Verlander played together as teammates while trying to lead the Detroit Tigers to their first World Series Championship since 1984.

    Unfortunately, despite getting to the World Series together in 2012, Cabrera and Verlander were not able to help get the Tigers over the hump as they lost to the San Francisco Giants.

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    Miguel Cabrera and Justin Verlander are teammates once again

    When the Tigers traded Verlander to the Houston Astros back in 2017, most assumed that he and Cabrera would never play together as teammates again.

    On Friday news broke that Miggy had made the American League All-Star team as a Special Selection by MLB commissioner Rob Manfred and two days later, J.V. found out that he would be joining his former teammate in the 2022 MLB All-Star Game.

    Justin Verlander, who pitching in his first season since having Tommy John surgery, is currently 11-3 with a 2.00 ERA and 0.871 WHIP in 16 starts for the Astros

    Miguel Cabrera, who is now 39 years old, is batting .295 as he continues to lead the Tigers in batting average.

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    Here is the full American League roster, via The Athletic:

    American League

    Starting Pitchers:

    Shane McClanahan, LHP, Rays

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    Nestor Cortes, LHP, Yankees

    Alek Manoah, RHP, Blue Jays

    Framber Valdez, LHP, Astros

    Martín Pérez, LHP, Rangers

    Paul Blackburn, RHP, A's

    Gerrit Cole, RHP, Yankees

    Justin Verlander, RHP, Astros

    Shohei Ohtani, RHP/DH, Angels

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    Relief Pitchers:

    Clay Holmes, RHP, Yankees

    Emmanuel Clase, RHP, Guardians

    Gregory Soto, LHP, Tigers

    Jorge López, RHP, Orioles

     

    Reserves:

    Yordan Alvarez, DH, Astros

    Miguel Cabrera, DH, Tigers (Special Selection)

    Xander Bogaerts, SS, Red Sox

    José Ramírez, 3B, Guardians

    Jose Trevino, C, Yankees

    Luis Arraez, 1B, Twins

    Andrés Giménez, 2B, Guardians

    George Springer, OF, Blue Jays

    Byron Buxton, OF, Twins

    Andrew Benintendi, OF, Royals

    Kyle Tucker, OF, Astros

    Julio Rodríguez, OF, Mariners


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