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Justin Verlander, Tigers

Photograph By Rick Osentoski/US Presswire

Signed through 2014

He won the Cy Young Award in 2010, but other pitchers have done that. Very few pitchers have also won an MVP, which Justin Verlander did for Detroit. Over his eight years with the Tigers, Verlander has consistently been one of the best power pitchers in baseball. He has led the AL in strikeouts and innings three times, and in wins twice. And in both 2006 and 2012, he took Detroit to the World Series.