Found June 18, 2013 on Oriole Post:
After a 5-2 homestand, the Baltimore Orioles started off their six-game road trip in Detroit and ran into a roadblock … a pitcher named Max Scherzer. The tall righty dominated the Orioles last night in the motor city and helped the Tigers earn a 5-1 victory. Although Chris Davis hit his league leading 24th home run in the second inning, the Baltimore offense was stymied by Scherzer, who threw six innings and struck out ten. Pitcher Drew Smyly threw three scoreless innings for the save. Meanwhile, on the mound for the Orioles, Jake Arrieta looked like his old self – the not-so-good version. He lasted only 4 2/3 innings, and once again struggled with his command and perhaps his confidence. Arrieta gave up five runs on ten hits on Monday night and once again you wondered in your mind, “Lord, will this guy ever figure it out?” At this point, who knows? Could he ever be a reliable arm for the Orioles at all? Is he Daniel Cabrera, part II? He did nothing in Tr...

Detroit Tigers’ Max Scherzer Meets Bo Derek At Perfect 10

Max Scherzer came to the Detroit Tigers in an off-season trade after the 2009 season that was very controversial. Many Detroit partisans were very upset to see fan favorite Curtis Granderson leave in the deal not to mention pitcher Edwin Jackson who had just made the AL All-Star team in his solid debut season in Detroit. There was plenty of acrimony among chat rooms, talk radio,...

Scherzer makes history, moves to 10-0 with 5-1 win over Orioles

Tigers starter Max Scherzer’s amazing season continued Monday night as his gem helped propel the Tigers to a 5-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles from Comerica Park. However it wasn’t just another nice outing for Scherzer who this season has solidified himself as the No. 2 guy behind Justin Verlander. After going 6 innings allowing 1 run on 7 hits while striking out 10, Scherzer...

Scherzer a perfect 10-0

Detroit -- When you have to go back 104 years to figure out the last time someone did something in a Tigers uniform, you know it's a special accomplishment. Max Scherzer has been incredibly special on a consistent basis this season and Monday night against the hot-hitting Baltimore Orioles was no different. Chris Davis' solo home run leading off the second inning was the...

Baltimore Orioles Option RHP Jake Arrieta

The Baltimore Orioles have optioned right-handed starter Jake Arrieta to their Triple-A Norfolk minor league farm club. Replacing him on the roster will be Zach Britton, who will be the starter Tuesday for the Orioles. The post Baltimore Orioles Option RHP Jake Arrieta appeared first on FFLockerRoom | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports News | Sports Talk |.

Max Scherzer Takes Control

Max Scherzer has been nearly unhittable this season for Detroit. (Photo credit) As baseball fans, we love the movie Major League for more than it’s comedic value. It has a strong sense of authenticity, especially on it’s representation of the growth of the young gunslinger, Rick “Wild Thing” Vaughn. We have seen a great deal of young pitchers who can break in a catcher...

Scherzer stays perfect, now 10-0

Max Scherzer improved to 10-0 and struck out 10 as the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Monday night.

Scherzer improves to 10-0 as Tigers top Orioles, 5-1

DETROIT (AP) -- Max Scherzer improved to 10-0 and struck out 10, Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer and the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Monday night. Scherzer became the first pitcher to begin a season 10-0 -- with all decisions coming in starts -- since Roger Clemens went 11-0 for Toronto in 1997, according to STATS. Scherzer is the second pitcher in Detroit...

Detroit Tigers Game 68 Grades: Max Scherzer Rolls to 10-0 With Austin Jackson’s Help

Max Scherzer moved to an incredible 10-0 on the season — and did so by punching out 10 Baltimore Orioles in six innings en route to a 5-1 victory. The Detroit Tigers’ lineup, which has struggled so mightily away from Comerica Park, woke up just enough to provide Scherzer a little comfort. Miguel Cabrera opened the festivities with a two-run homer in the first inning, and the...

Max Scherzer improves to 10-0

Hear from Max Scherzer after he improves to 10-0.

Orioles-Tigers Preview

Max Scherzer would gladly trade personal accomplishments for team success, but he realizes his solid numbers and exceptional start have given the Detroit Tigers more opportunities for victories. He'll look to become the first 10-game winner in the AL by helping guide the Tigers past the surging Baltimore Orioles on Monday night at Comerica Park. Scherzer (9-0, 3.19 ERA) has...

Tigers' Max Scherzer off to historic start

Max Scherzer racked up 10 strikeouts on the way to earning his major league leading 10th win of the season, as the Detroit Tigers took the first game of their three-game series with the visiting Orioles, 5-1 on Monday night. With the win, Detroit managed to extend their lead in the American League Central to five games over the second-place Kansas City 

Fantasy Baseball Advice: Three up for Week Twelve

With eleven full weeks of the 2013 season in the books, today RotoBaller casts a critical eye on three players who are on the rise heading into Week 12: 1) Max Scherzer (SP DET): It seems a bit odd to start praising a pitcher with a 10-0 record as a player on the rise, but [...]

Game 2013.71: Red Sox at Tigers

The Detroit Tigers (39-31, 1st place, 3.5 games ahead of Cleveland, losing streak at 2) continue their home stand with a 4-game set against the Clay Buchholz-less Boston Red Sox (44-30, 1st place AL East). The forecast says Detroit weather all good for the first couple games, fair chance of rain over the weekend that could affect play. Thursday, June 20, 7:08 PM EDT: RHP John Lackey...
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