A reporter who covers the MLB made an analysis of the meeting between Justin Verlander and the Los Angeles Dodgers. He is further and further away from the Houston Astros and José Altuve!
The name of Justin Verlander spice up free agency MLB 2023. The reigning 2022 AL Cy Young Award and Comeback Player of the Year winner is available and looks further and further away from returning to Houston Astros, of jose altuve and company, after the meeting he had with Los Angeles Dodgers.
Verlander had a five-year stint for the planets, he did not play in 2021 due to Tommy John surgery, until reaching free agency. Justin was part of two World Series titles and won two Cy Young Awards and an MVP of the 2017 American League Championship Series. In addition, he had a third no-hitter, reached 3,000 strikeouts and in the 2019 season he recorded 300 strikeouts.
He is rightly looking for a new millionaire contract. According to MLB Trade Rumors (Rumors of Change), a Justin Verlander they predict a contract for three years and $120 million dollars. As the Houston Astros look further and further away, los angeles dodgers start to step forward. Oh oh!
It all started with a zoom call and then came the face-to-face meeting. According to the official MLB website, Verlander met with the Dodgers on Monday, November 28. and the great conclusion was already known: “I think the Dodgers are among the strongest candidates,” said Jon Morosi of MLB Network.
The analysis of the meeting between Verlander and the Dodgers: He is increasingly far from the Astros
And if they began to see them as the ideal destination, it is because everything seems to indicate that the great conclusion of the meeting between Justin Verlander and Los Angeles Dodgers is that it was successful. This was implied by Jon Morosi, from MLB Network, with the analysis of why the Californian team has the best chances to sign the champion pitcher along with José Altuve and company for the 2022 World Series.
“I think the Dodgers are among the strongest candidates to sign Justin Verlander. With Verlander reuniting with the Dodgers and Astros investing heavily in José Abreu and believing in the inside options of either José Urquidy or Hunter Brown. If the Astros had any urgency to sign Verlander or any kind of desperation about their pitching staff situation, they probably would, but they decided to spend more than $2 million a year on Abreu. We’ve talked about how comfortable Verlander would be in Los Angeles. He has relatives there. It would be a very comfortable place for him and it would be the third stage of his career (…) I think the Dodgers have the best opportunity to sign Justin Verlander ”, concluded Jon Morosi, from MLB Network.