Is Justin Verlander having an affair with Kate Upton?

As Tigers ace pitcher Justin Verlander takes the mound to start the All-Star game tonight, he may have something other than baseball on his mind.

Rumors of an affair between Verlander, who has a long-time girlfriend, and model Kate Upton are getting louder after the pair were spotted getting chummy with each other at Coyote Joe’s in Shelby Township, CBS Detroit¬†reports.

On Thursday, Upton was spotted in Verlander’s suite at the Palace of Auburn Hills when Aerosmith was in town, according to¬†Examiner.com. And now a source tells us the pair was at South Bar in Birmingham Thursdsay.

The duo first appeared together on a commercial for an MLB video game.

Steve Neavling

Steve Neavling lives and works in Detroit as an investigative journalist. His stories have uncovered corruption, led to arrests and reforms and prompted FBI investigations.