Verlander to Houston Headlines Waiver Trade Deadline

The waiver trade deadline has come and gone  for 2017, but, unlike most years, yesterday’s  was very action-packed. The epicenter of that action was Detroit, Michigan, where the Tigers traded two high priced big-name players. Thursday afternoon, the Tigers unloaded  Justin Upton, sending him to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. General Manager Al Avila…