Found June 11, 2013 on The Flagrant Fan:
PLAYERS: Max Scherzer
TEAMS: Detroit Tigers
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Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers has made twelve starts and he has not lost a game. Not only has he not lost a game, he does not look capable of losing a game. He has pitched in the shadow of Verlander for so long that he has always been considered the other guy. He might just be the guy now. He has gotten better every season in the last four and now Scherzer is in an elite class as one of the best pitchers in the game. Let's look at some three year progressions for Scherzer. These progressions will show the progress he has made over the three year period. The numbers will start with 2011 with 2012 the second number and this year as the third. Here we go: Winning percentage: .625, .679, 1.000 K/BB ratio: 3.11, 3.85, 5.00 WHIP: 1.349, 1.274, 0.888 Hits/9: 9.6, 8.6, 5.8 FIP: 4.14, 3.27, 2.36 Strikeout percentage: 20.9%, 29.4%, 31.6% GameScore Ave: 50.7, 55.6, 64.2 HR/9: 1.34, 1.10, 0.65 Batting average against: .269, .248, .182 And it goes on and on. The same kind of thre...
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