Justin Verlander is a professional baseball player for the Houston Astros of the Major League Baseball. Though he has spent time with a few teams during his ice hockey career, he is most popularly known for his plays with the Houston Astros. While he was with the Detroit Tigers he led the team to four consecutive American League Central Divison Championships and to two AL Pennants.
The 39-years-old baseballer got drafted by the Houston Astros in the 2004 MLB Draft and in the following year made his professional debut. He remained with the Astros for 12 straight MLB years as their starting pitcher. Currently, at a net worth of $150 million, the Astros starting pitcher, Justin got selected for the AL Championship Series and was the co-winner of the Babe Ruth Award as the team won the World Series in 2017.
Justin Verlander and Kate Upton
The Houston Astros starting pitcher, Justin Verlander married his long-time crush and girlfriend Kate Upton on November 4, 2017. They started dating in 2014 and got engaged in 2016, two years later they started getting to know each other. While Justin is popularly known for his baseball skills, Kate on the other hand is warmly known for her participation as an actress and model in the film industry. Their marriage ceremony was attended by all their beloved ones and the celebration took place at the medieval church in Tuscany, Italy after Houston Astros won the World Series.
They posted lots of updates on their social media profile starting from their marriage till their happy news was shared with a quotation mark of ‘Pregnant in Miami’, as noted on thesun.co.uk. Justin and Kate first met on the set of a commercial for the MLB 2K12 video game in February 2012. After a year of dating the couple made it public about their relationship. In 2018 Kate and Justin announced that they were expecting their first child Genevieve Upton Verlander. Later Kate mentioned that their darling daughter is a mix of both her and her husband. They are now enjoying being a parent. Maybe in the future, we may get the news of them welcoming another person to their family.