Erin Andrews did not almost call Justin Verlander Justin Bieber. Really.

The other Justin is the Detroit Tigers’ crafty righthander. (Joseph Nair / AP)

Erin Andrews said she did not nearly call Detroit Tigers’ pitcher Justin Verlander by the name Justin Bieber.

It kinda sounds like she did, although, in fairness to Andrews, nobody’s perfect and, besides, Bieber wears baseball caps all the time. On Twitter, the Fox Sports reporter didn’t take kindly to tweets that she nearly slipped up.

H/T Guyism’s A. Isaac

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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