History suggests Washington ace is at an age when he’ll begin to decline, but he’s already proven himself an outlier.
In the modern era, the nurture of young pitchers involves strict limits on pitches. Julio Urias, the Dodgers’ 21-year-old prodigy, has started 89 professional games without ever throwing more than 100 pitches, according to online game logs. Talented high school pitchers can be scared away from...
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has coasted to his third Cy Young Award and second straight in the National League.
Washington's Scherzer has now won award three times, while Cleveland’s Kluber has two.
Nov 15 (Reuters) - Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer won his second consecutive Cy Young Award as the National League's top pitcher on Wednesday while Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians took home American League honors. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
In claiming his second NL Cy Young in a row, Nationals' Max Scherzer became the 10th pitcher ever to collect at least three such recognitions.
This is the second straight Cy Young for Scherzer, and his third overall
It’s hard to argue with either of these outcomes. Out of a pool of six strong candidates, the 2017 Cy Young Award winners are Corey Kluber and Max Scherzer. The finalists on the NL side of things were the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw, and the Nationals’ top duo of Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg. Show More Summary
Scherzer drew 27 of the 30 first-place votes from the BBWAA. Kershaw got the other three and finished second overall, the seventh consecutive year he has finished in the top five.
Max Scherzer beat Clayton Kershaw for the National League Cy Young award on Wednesday, with Corey Kluber winning the American League award. Scherzer and Kluber also won the respective awards last year. No pitcher had won a Cy Young in consecutive years since Kershaw. Scherzer got 27 of the 30 first-place...
Only nine other pitchers have won three or more Cy Young Awards.
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Scherzer said 'it was sad' losing Dusty Baker and Mike Maddux, but he looks forward to working with Dave Martinez.
A year after having a finalist for all four major awards, Washington has two finalists for just one of them.
Finding no takers for his Scottsdale, Ariz., penthouse last year at about $2 million, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer has put the contemporary-vibe unit back in play for $1.799 million. Set atop the Optima Camelview Village building, the corner penthouse holds three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms...
Max Scherzer took the mound in the fifth with a one-run lead, but after an excruciating turn of events, the Nats were staring at a three-run deficit.
The defending World Series champion Cubs trailed, 4-1, before scoring four runs in the fifth inning off two-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer.
In a long, wild and strange game, Nationals ace Max Scherzer came in with a lead and gave it away.
I’m not an expert. Walk me through this. In the 666th inning the Nationals have played in the NLDS as a franchise — the inning never changes — they ran into a problem. Max Scherzer was cruising with two outs, and then he allowed an infield single. Show More Summary
Nationals right-hander overcomes hamstring injury to make dominant start but is ultimately not enough in his 2017 postseason debut.