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Washington Nationals NL East
 
Max Scherzer • #31 • SP
2-1, 5.25 in last 24IP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'3", 210 lbs.
Born:Jul 27, 1984 (33 yrs) in St. Louis, MO
Hometown:Chesterfield, MO
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Arizona in 2006 (1/11).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2015.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2017 Season Stats
G GS W L CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB K ERA
YTD 30 30 16 6 2 0 0 197.1 125 62 56 22 54 263 2.55
On Pace 31 31 16 6 2 0 0 201 128 64 58 22 56 266 2.60
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Scouting Report
Assets: Can be overpowering and downright nasty at times. Also has the stuff to intimidate batters consistently with strikeouts. Has a great pitchers' frame. Has learned how to become a big winner in MLB.
Flaws: Gets into trouble when he loses focus and the command of his fastball, which can lead to too many walks. Must avoid the big inning against him. Has the tendency to surrender a few too many homers.
Career Potential: Elite, dominant starter.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AL Cy Young Award 2013
NL Cy Young Award 2016
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