VIDEO: Verlander talks about 14K performance vs. New York
It was the most strikeouts by a Tigers pitcher against the Yankees since Jim Bunning had 14 on June 20, 1958. David Wells was the last Tigers pitcher to even record double-digit strikeouts against the Yankees, with 10 in 1995.
The total gave Verlander 1,381 strikeouts for his career, putting him past Goerge Mullin into sixth place on the franchise's all-time list.
So what did Verlander want to talk about after the momentous game?
Other stuff, like snapping his personal two-game skid.
Here's the video: