Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander finished second in American League Cy Young voting to Rick Porcello. His fiancee, Kate Upton, is not taking the runner-up finish in stride. Instead, she is going off on the writers who did not have Verlander on their ballots and ranting at the injustice in general. And with some vivid language, I might add.
A closer look at that one third from the bottom.
She’s not relying purely on emotional arguments either. Here’s some stat-based supporting evidence via Justin’s brother Ben that earned a retweet.
She’s also active in the comments.
Whether Verlander or Porcello was more worthy is debatable. What isn’t up for debate is that this subplot takes the usually lame Cy Young reveal and ramps it up to 11.