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Which Max year was better, 2016 or 2017? (reply 865 has some comparitive stats)

2016 - better record, more innings, more Ks
0 (0%)
2017 - better ERA, WHIP, FIP; personal best ERA relative to league; fewer HRs per fly, per IP
10 (100%)

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Author Topic: The $210 Million Man - Scherzer Appreciation and Doubts  (Read 51938 times)

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Online Minty Fresh

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Dude is bringing us through the playoffs.  His moxie at the front of the rotation is what Stressburg lacks.

Dig it.

Offline Smithian

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Bargain

 :money:

Offline GburgNatsFan

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Peaches.

Offline Slateman

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Max Scherzer's batting average is .200. Opponents are hitting .198 against him.

Offline Galah

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  • 2016 - the year that everything changed, again.
Very impressive on so many different levels.


Offline vernon337

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Seems like he's everything a fan wants in a player on his team.  He has the bulldog demeanor of Zimmerman on the field and the sense of fun of Gio off it.  What a great combination.

Offline Optics

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One could argue that he's underpaid.

Online mitlen

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Dude is bringing us through the playoffs.  His moxie at the front of the rotation is what Stressburg lacks.

Dig it.

Everything here is so clear, you can see it
And everything here is so real, you can feel it
And it's real, so real, so real, so real, so real, so real
Can you dig it
Whooo-oooh
I can dig it, he can dig it
She can dig it, we can dig it
They can dig it, you can dig it
Oh, let's dig it

Offline skippy1999

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Didn't want him  :-[ now I adore him, just such a boss on the field 8)

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Offline Ali the Baseball Cat

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I'm too lazy to figure out whether Sherzer and Burnett would face each other in the weekend series in late June, but if they do I hope it's the Saturday game  :D

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Online mitlen

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I'm too lazy to figure out whether Sherzer and Burnett would face each other in the weekend series in late June, but if they do I hope it's the Saturday game  :D

I'll be there for Faddah's Day.   That would be a good day for the match up.

Offline imref

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Max Scherzer's batting average is .200. Opponents are hitting .198 against him.


put him and sndyergaard in the HR derby

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Offline Slateman

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Is there any way he can pitch the 8th inning on days he doesn't start? :couch:

Offline BeltwayBaseball

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Max Scherzer's batting average is .200. Opponents are hitting .198 against him.

:clap:

Offline spidernat

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small victories :?


Offline BeltwayBaseball

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http://espn.go.com/blog/sweetspot/post/_/id/59065/qa-with-max-scherzer

That's an awesome article. I love reading his philosophy on pitching and pitch selection, esp. that hypothetical AB vs Ted Williams.

Offline DPMOmaha

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Decent effort today.

Online mitlen

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I sent my $5 check in.


Offline PC

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Decent effort today.

Yeah, it was alright.

Offline aussienatsfan

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Worth the long day at work, woke up at 5am during the 3rd inning when tony hit the sac fly. what a performance