Found October 08, 2013 on Fox Sports Detroit:
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DETROIT For one night, Max Scherzer, the only 20-game winner in the majors, was coming out of the bullpen to save the day. And he did so in a very unconventional, Todd Jones-like manner. Ernie Harwell nicknamed the Detroit Tigers closer from the 2006 World Series team Rollercoaster Jones, and Scherzer made Jones seem like an easy ride to the final out. Scherzer got out of a bases-loaded, nobody-out jam in the eighth inning that made him the winning pitcher in Tuesday nights 8-6 win over the Oakland As. The comeback victory forced a deciding Game 5 in the ALDS on Thursday night in Oakland. It was surreal to be able to get an out in that situation and keep the one-run lead with the bases loaded, no outs in the eighth inning, Scherzer said. Thats the stuff you dream of. "Maybe its not the ninth inning, but thats the stuff you dream about pitching bases loaded, eighth inning, no outs. And I was able to do it. Scherzer came in for starter Doug Fister in the seventh inning...
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