Originally written on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 6/18/13
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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 earned his 10th win of the season becoming the first Tigers pitcher since 1909 to accomplish this feet. Max Scherzer improves to 10-0 in Tigers' win over Orioles. Scherzer becomes 1st Detroit starter SINCE 1909 (!!) to accomplish the feat. — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 18, 2013 But for Scherzer it isn’t just the wins, a stat in Major League Baseball that’s often way overvalued and very much misinterpreted. In 14 starts this season, the 28-year-old has a respectable 3.08 ERA but an incredible 0.91 WHIP, holding opposing batters to just a .189 batting average. In addition to this, Scherzer has also struck...
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