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Scherzer stops bleeding for Tigers

DETROIT -- The better Max Scherzer pitches this season, the more money he's going to make in the winter. Right now, no one at Comerica Park is worried about that. With the Tigers looking at a five-game losing streak and the unthinkable possibility of letting another team back into the AL Central race, Scherzer did exactly what an ace is supposed to do. He pitched seven innings...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tigers’ Max Scherzer fans 11 for 12th victory

Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer got his 12th win of the season Thursday night in a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. The reigning American League Cy Young Award winner allowed three runs and six hits over seven innings and struck out 11. “I felt good with everything tonight and had all four pitches going,” Scherzer said, via the Associated Press. “I hadn’t been...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Scherzer, Richards face off in Tigers-Angels series opener Thursday

In the last month, Max Scherzer has often pitched like the Cy Young Award winner he's become. Over the past seven weeks, Garrett Richards has been even better for the Los Angeles Angels. Both right-handers will try for a 12th victory Thursday night (10:05 p.m. with Tigers Live beginning at 9 p.m.) when the AL Central-leading Tigers look to avoid a seventh consecutive loss in...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers trade Joakim Soria to Tigers

The Texas Rangers traded closer Joakim Soria to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. The Rangers will get right-handed pitchers Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel from the Tigers. Thompson (No. 3) and Knebel (No. 5) are two of the top five prospects in the Tigers organization. Soria has 17 saves, a 1-3 record with a 2.70 ERA in his second season with Texas.  The Rangers had...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

How much does it cost to create a single run?

What is one run worth? In recent years, we have seen the salaries of Major League Baseball players increase dramatically.  Almost every year there seems to be a new record setting deal signed, which shows that teams are willing to go to great lengths to sign a player who they desire. For the interest of accurately gauging the cost one run created, we will take statistics from the...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  1 Comment

Indians look to take down Scherzer

Fresh off earning the win in this week's All-Star game, Max Scherzer is ready to continue his recent dominance for the Detroit Tigers. The right-hander tries for a fifth straight strong start Saturday in the nightcap of a day-night doubleheader against the visiting Cleveland Indians. Scherzer (11-3, 3.35 ERA) allowed 10 runs in four innings of an 11-4 home loss to Kansas City...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Max Scherzer wasn’t tipping any pitches to A’s catcher Derek Norris

Did Norris learn anything about Scherzer? "Yeah, that he throws sliders when you call changeups and changeups when you call sliders." — Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) July 16, 2014 Atta boy, Maxwell.
Via Detroit4lyfe
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wiser Investment: Porcello or Scherzer?

This offseason, Detroit will likely be forced to part with one of their starting five. As the Tigers reach the midway point, it’s not too early to begin thinking of a solution to this dilemma. Rick Porcello and Max Scherzer both have incredible value in very different senses, so which one is a wiser pick? Let’s start with the obvious choice (And probably future New York Yankee...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Scherzer tries to win fourth consecutive start against Rays

After turning in one of the ugliest outings of his career two weeks ago, the Detroit Tigers' Max Scherzer has been at his best over his last two. He's made things tough on the Tampa Bay Rays of late, too. Scherzer tries to win a fourth consecutive start against the Rays, who look to extend their season-best winning streak to six in Thursday night's series opener in Detroit...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Scherzer, Tigers try to rebound against Astros

Max Scherzer is the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner, and he's looking for another performance that resembles that lofty status. Scherzer attempts to find some consistency and build on another strong road performance Saturday as the Detroit Tigers try to rebound from a rare loss to the Houston Astros. Although Scherzer (9-3, 3.71 ERA) ranks among the major league leaders in...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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