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Mar 22, 2017
Rotoworld
Max Scherzer pitched 4 2/3 innings and allowed two runs Wednesday against the Cardinals.
Outside Pitch 21 hours ago

Washington Nationals Opening Day starter: Why not Tanner Roark?

In a perfect world, Max Scherzer is the Washington Nationals Opening Day starter. The dimension we live in is far from ideal. This is why someone other than Scherzer gets the ball in game one. Scherzer is not missing Opening Day as a punishment. The reigning National League Cy Young winner is recovering from a […] The post Washington Nationals Opening Day starter: Why not Tanner Roark? appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Rotoworld Mar 22, 2017

Max Scherzer goes 4 2/3 innings in start - Max Scherzer (S) Washington Nationals

Max Scherzer pitched 4 2/3 innings and allowed two runs Wednesday against the Cardinals.

Martinez-Scherzer duel highlights Cards' exhibition

Fowler back in Cardinals' lineup for game with Nationals.

Marlins catcher Tomas Telis trying to build on homer vs. Scherzer and strong spring

Tomas Telis’ first home run against major league competition was a clear sign of his potential. The Miami Marlins catcher took a pitch from 2013 American League Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer for a bomb to deep center in last season’s finale against the Washington Nationals. The homer off one...
Outside Pitch Mar 17, 2017

Max Scherzer replacement options for the Washington Nationals to consider

1 of 6 | NEXT »The Washington Nationals will not find any Max Scherzer replacement on the roster or in the open market. This is at least true when considering talent. As for the roster spot, they will need to find someone else to take over in the rotation. Scherzer’s knuckle injury has not fully healed. Reports do suggest he’s […] The post Max Scherzer replacement options for the Washington Nationals to consider appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.

Fantasy Baseball Spring Training Takeaways: Julio Urias may have to wait his turn; Max Scherzer may not have to wait at all

Hyun-Jin Ryu gives the Dodgers another arm to consider, which is bad news for Julio Urias, according to Scott White. Plus, injury updates on Max Scherzer, Carlos Carrasco, Zack Wheeler, Matt Carpenter and Ian Desmond.
CSN Philly Mar 16, 2017

MLB Notes: Nationals ace Max Scherzer (fractured finger) likely to miss Opening Day

Nationals ace and defending Cy Young winner Max Scherzer is likely to miss Opening Day thanks to a fractured finger. That and more in your MLB notes.

Nationals' Max Scherzer probably won't be ready for Opening Day

Manager Dusty Baker said as much on Thursday
CSN Washington Mar 16, 2017

Pitcher Max Scherzer 'probably not' starting for Nationals on opening day

BY TYLER BYRUM, @theTylerByrumOpening day is less than three weeks away, but the Washington Nationals have already announced that their ace will not be on
Boston Herald Mar 16, 2017
Max Scherzer likely to miss Washington Nationals' opener

Max Scherzer likely to miss Washington Nationals' opener

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — NL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer probably will miss the Washington Nationals opener against Miami on April 3 because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger.The stress fracture caused Scherzer to change the grip on his fastball, placing three fingers on top of the ball instead of two.Scherzer has thrown batting practice twice during spring training but has not appeared in a big league exhibition game. He was scheduled to pitch in a minor league exhibition Thursday.Manager Dusty Baker says of Scherzers opening-day availability: At this point, probably...
Max Scherzer likely to miss Washington Nationals’ opener

Max Scherzer likely to miss Washington Nationals’ opener

NL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer probably will miss the Washington Nationals' opener against Miami on April 3 because of a stress fracture in his right ring finger.
KFFL Mar 16, 2017

Nationals | Max Scherzer unlikely for opener

Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) is unlikely to be ready for the season opener, ...
MLB Trade Rumors Mar 11, 2017

NL East Notes: Scherzer, Lugo, Braves, Marlins

Ken Rosenthal looks at the durability of Nationals ace Max Scherzer, who has had just one arm-related DL stint in his career (shoulder soreness in 2009) and leads all Major League pitchers in innings pitched across the past three seasons. Rosenthal spoke to Scherzer himself, former D-backs GM Josh Byrnes, former Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski…
Max Scherzer experiments with new 3 finger grip after knuckle injury

Max Scherzer experiments with new 3 finger grip after knuckle injury

Max Scherzer has come to grips with a finger injury — by coming up with a new, unusual grip for his fastball.
KFFL Mar 7, 2017

Nationals | Max Scherzer throws BP

Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) threw his first session of live batting practice Tuesday, ...

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