Detroit 5, L.A. Angels 2: Crucial out in fourth no problem for Tigers' Max Scherzer

Right-hander Max Scherzer and manager Brad Ausmus called it the biggest out of the Tigers’ 5-2 win over the Angels Saturday. It was Scherzer’s strikeout of Erick Aybar to end the fourth with runners on second and third. That out came about in part because of approximately five pitches that Scherzer threw that don’t show up in his pitch count. When the switch-hitting Aybar...
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Max Scherzer, Tigers end 10-game skid vs. Angels

DETROIT (AP) -- Max Scherzer gave Detroit's beleaguered bullpen a bit of a breather. Scherzer struck out nine in seven innings -- fanning Mike Trout three times in the process -- and the Detroit Tigers finally managed to beat the Los Angeles Angels, 5-2 on Saturday. Detroit had dropped 10 straight to the Angels, including an 11-6 loss the previous night in which Los Angeles battered...
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Ross outduels Scherzer to lift Padres over Tigers

Tyson Ross outdueled AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, and Jedd Gyorko and Xavier Nady homered as the San Diego Padres beat the Detroit Tigers 5-1 on Sunday to take two of three. After two shaky opening starts, Ross (1-2) struck out seven and held the Tigers to one run and six hits in seven innings. He walked one. Scherzer (0-1) allowed four runs and four hits in five innings...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
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Postgame 10: Padres 5, Tigers 1

SOUP DU JOUR Coleman April 13, 2014 at 6:48 pm [edit] We need to get Kelly back in the lineup. This Cabrera guy is killing us. Chase Headley was wearing his stone glove again, and that lent a wee bit of excitement to the top of the 9th, but otherwise, if you saw the 4th, you saw the game. Tigers had momentum, Max Scherzer gave it right back. Scherzer had a better day at the...
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Pregame 10: Detroit Tigers at San Diego Padres

It’s the first rubber game of 2014, and hopefully it will satisfy our rubber soul, as the Tigers (6-3) make another day trip to San Diego (4-7) and then get their ticket to ride back home for a day off and then the Cleveland Indians. Max Scherzer will face Tyson Wood. The Incredible 2014 Detroit Tigers are on pace for 108 wins, and I’ll have you know that the 7-3 we’re hoping...
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Detroit Tigers fall to Los Angeles Dodgers in extra innings

Max Scherzer (ND) struck out 8 in 7 innings The Detroit Tigers opened up interleague play on Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a potential World Series matchup. The Dodgers took the first of a two-game series, beating Detroit 3-2 in the tenth inning. Chone Figgins scored the winning run for Los Angeles on a ball hit to left field by Carl Crawford. Joba Chamberlain...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Giant Max Scherzer bobblehead will haunt your dreams

The Detroit Tigers might not have any fans at their season opener Monday afternoon, thanks to a downright frightening imitation of pitcher Max Scherzer that now resides outside the Comerica Park pro shop. The defending American League Cy Young Award winner is depicted in the form of a giant bobblehead outside the Tigers’ home ballpark. The creators deserve credit for nailing the...
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Scherzer says Dombrowski apologized for how contract talks went down

After this past weekends much publicized contract fail between the Tigers and impending 2015 free agent Max Scherzer, the reigning AL Cy Young winner caught the ire of Tigers fans everywhere and was quickly struck with the greed label. However, according to Schezer (by way of the Detroit Free Press’ John Lowe) Dombrowski has apparently apologized to his No. 2 hurler for how the...
Via The Majors Detroit
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Regner: Trading Scherzer now would be a mistake

Now that contract negotiations have broken off between the Tigers and starting pitcher Max Scherzer, many Detroit fans feel that trading the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner is the best option. Trading Scherzer at this time would be a mistake, especially with the rash of injuries the Tigers have suffered this spring. Scherzer's rejection of the Tigers' offer has been predicted...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers inform public that Max Scherzer rejected their offer

The Detroit Tigers released a statement today on twitter saying that 2013 AL Cy Young winner Max Scherzer had rejected a “substantial, long-term contract” from the team. Scherzer, 29, would have become one of baseball’s highest paid pitchers according to the statement. Contract talks between the two sides have broken off. Tigers Statement on Max Scherzer
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