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Feb 24, 2017
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Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) is unable to use his fastball grip without pain, ...
Feb 22, 2017
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Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) played long toss Wednesday, Feb. 22, but is still ...
KFFL Feb 24, 2017

Nationals | Max Scherzer can't grip fastball

Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) is unable to use his fastball grip without pain, ...
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 23, 2017

NL East Notes: Nationals, Wieters, Mets, Arano, MacPhail

Nationals ace Max Scherzer has been recovering from a stress fracture in the knuckle of his right ring finger, and he’s on track to throw off a mound for the first time this spring on Saturday, Mark Zuckerman of MASNsports.com reports. If everything goes according to plan, he’ll progress to bullpen sessions and be game-ready…
Outside Pitch Feb 23, 2017

Scott Boras clients continue to fill Washington Nationals roster

When the Washington Nationals signed catcher Matt Wieters they added another Scott Boras client to the roster. The most notorious agent in sports seems to have a stranglehold on the Nationals. Multiple Nationals’ players have received big deals from general Mike Rizzo in recent years creating what some call “Team Boras.” Wieters, Max Scherzer, Jayson […] The post Scott Boras clients continue to fill Washington Nationals roster appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
KFFL Feb 22, 2017

Nationals | Max Scherzer plays long toss

Washington Nationals SP Max Scherzer (finger) played long toss Wednesday, Feb. 22, but is still ...
numberFire Feb 17, 2017
How Does Max Scherzer's Finger Injury Affect His Fantasy Baseball Stock for 2017?

How Does Max Scherzer's Finger Injury Affect His Fantasy Baseball Stock for 2017?

The Washington Nationals have said that Max Scherzer may not be ready to pitch on opening day due to a knuckle injury. Do we need to be wary of him in fantasy baseball?
Boston Herald Feb 17, 2017
Max Scherzer dealing in pain

Max Scherzer dealing in pain

National League Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer is dealing with pain from a broken knuckle on his pitching hand that arose late last year, and Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker says the team is making plans in case his ace isn’t ready for Opening Day.Scherzer said yesterday at spring training in West Palm Beach, Fla., that he began throwing this week with a modified grip. He says the injury to the bottom knuckle on his ring finger is “essentially healed,” but bothers him when he throws. Scherzer wouldn’t give a timetable for when he would be ready.Baker says he wouldn’t...
Outside Pitch Feb 16, 2017

Max Scherzer injury update: Ace questionable for Opening Day

If life was an action movie, tough guy Max Scherzer would have insisted his injury was “just a flesh wound.” The Washington Nationals ace bowed out of the World Baseball Classic earlier this offseason due to an injury to the knuckle on his right ring finger. At the time, it appeared as nothing more than […] The post Max Scherzer injury update: Ace questionable for Opening Day appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Boston Herald Feb 16, 2017
Scherzer's knuckle causing pain; Nats make contingency plans

Scherzer's knuckle causing pain; Nats make contingency plans

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Neither Max Scherzer nor Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker is certain the reigning NL Cy Young Award winner will be ready to pitch when opening day rolls around.Thats because Scherzer is dealing with pain from a broken knuckle on the ring finger of his throwing hand, an injury that arose late season but wasnt diagnosed until December. Baker said hes thinking about contingency plans just in case his ace cant pitch when Washington starts the regular season April 3.Ive dealt with aches and pains and strains. This is a whole different ballgame, Scherzer said...
CSN Washington Feb 16, 2017

Nationals' Max Scherzer says he may not be ready for season opener

The Nationals aren't certain to have ace Max Scherzer ready to pitch for Opening Day. Scherzer, 32, was unable to compete in the World Baseball
Sacramento Bee Feb 16, 2017

Scherzer's knuckle causing pain; Nats make contingency plans

NL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer is dealing with pain from a broken knuckle on his pitching hand that arose late last year, and Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker …
Rotoworld Feb 16, 2017

Max Scherzer (finger) nearing mound work - Max Scherzer (S) Washington Nationals

Max Scherzer is expected to begin throwing bullpen sessions in a matter of days.
Call to the Pen Feb 7, 2017

Washington Nationals: Why Haven’t They Done More This Winter?

The Washington Nationals have spent big money in free agency in recent years, bringing in Max Scherzer at the beginning of 2015 and 2016 NL MVP runner-up Daniel Murphy last January. They’ve made big trades to improve the club, adding Adam Eaton as their crowning jewel this winter, but there just haven’t been enough upgrades made […] Washington Nationals: Why Haven’t They Done More This Winter? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Outside Pitch Feb 5, 2017

Max Scherzer home run rate in 2016 hardly reason to panic

Max Scherzer managed to do something unique in 2016. He won the Cy Young Award while also leading the league in home runs allowed. A surprising 31 times he stood on the mound and watched the ball he had just thrown go over the outfield wall. Scherzer’s home run issue is nothing new as he […] The post Max Scherzer home run rate in 2016 hardly reason to panic appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.

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