The Tigers defeated the White Sox 9-3 tonight. Staked to a 6-1 lead in the 7th inning, Justin Verlander gave up back-to-back solo HRs before getting Adam Dunn to pop out.
He then struck out Alex Rios and A.J. Pierzynski to earn his 999th and 1,000th career strikeouts.
The Tigers ended up winning 9-3 and Verlander improved to 2-2 on the season.
Here's the linkee to the milestone K.