Yankees Trade Deadline: 7 Reasons New York Has To Deal For An Ace PitcherThere are only two names this trade season that fit the bill and either one could deliver a 28th championship to the Bronx - Max Scherzer and Madison Bumgarner.
Scherzer Putting Together MVP-Type Season For NationalsIf Max Scherzer continues to perform like he has through the first few months of the season, it will be hard to argue against him taking home his first National League MVP Award.
Max Scherzer, Corey Kluber Easily Snag 2017 Cy Young AwardsKluber and Scherzer both had rough outings in the playoffs. Voting for the awards was completed before the postseason began.
Fantasy Baseball All-Star Team Is Often A Little Different Than MLB All-Star RosterIt's an easy trap to fall in to when playing fantasy baseball: An All-Star player in real life doesn't always equate to an All-Star player in fantasy sports. This 2017 provides more proof of just why this is true. Don't be blinded by MLB All-Star status in fantasy baseball!
Red Sox Porcello, Nats Scherzer Win Cy Young AwardsRick Porcello of the Boston Red Sox has won the AL Cy Young Award by a narrow margin and Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has taken the NL prize.
Scherzer Matches MLB Record With 20 Ks In Nats' Win Over TigersMax Scherzer has thrown two no-hitters, come within one strike of a perfect game and met just about every expectation that accompanied the $210 million contract he signed with Washington.
Scherzer No-Hits Mets, Strikes Out 17 In Utterly Dominant PerformanceAll Max Scherzer had to do to make the Washington Nationals smile at the end of a trying season was throw one of the most dominant games in baseball history.
This Week In Baseball: Midseason AwardsWe've reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
4 Contract Clauses Almost As Crazy As Bobby Bonilla'sNo contract clause is worse than Bobby Bonilla's with the New York Mets, but here are some other contracts that certainly raise some eyebrows.
This Week In Baseball: Quarter Season Awards; Pace Of Play UpdateA little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
Murphy, Harvey Lead Mets Past Nationals 4-0Matt Harvey outpitched Max Scherzer, barely, and the New York Mets backed their ace with a lot of fancy fielding before breaking away from the Washington Nationals 4-0 Friday night.
Quite An Early Test: Mets To Face Max Scherzer On Opening DayMax Scherzer will be the opening day starter for the Washington Nationals instead of Stephen Strasburg, who has made the previous three opening day starts.
Nats Rally, Edge Mets 5-4 In Spring Training ActionMax Scherzer will take fun over flawless in his first start for the Washington Nationals.
Heyman: Nationals, Max Scherzer Agree To 7-Year ContractHe was 18-5 with a 3.15 ERA in 2014, a year after going 21-3 with a 2.90 ERA and being voted the best pitcher in the American League.
Cash-Conscious Hal Steinbrenner Says Yankees Might Not Be Done SpendingHal Steinbrenner is keeping an eye on the Bombers' bottom line. But it seems he'd still be willing to flash some cash if the right opportunity comes along.