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Time To Play The Game: Verlander Appears On "Conan" To Promote "MLB 2K12" Release
Published January 12, 2012
RING MY BELL: O’Brien asked Verlander whether he has rituals before he is scheduled to pitch. Verlander said, “The night before, as you can tell by my amazing physique, I eat Taco Bell.” O’Brien asked somewhat incredulously, “You eat Taco Bell the night before you pitch every time?” Verlander: “Every start, yes. You're welcome, Taco Bell. But it's true.” O’Brien added, “It also results in your gameday diarrhea tradition. … You're welcome, Taco Bell” (“Conan,” TBS, 1/11).