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2018 Fantasy Rankings
5X5 $34 · Overall # 11 · SP # 4 (Tier 2)

Max Scherzer

SP, Washington Nationals

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'3" Weight 210 DOB 1984-07-27 Age 33
Hometown St. Louis, MO

Season Projections
Updated Mar 29
SourceGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
Steamer-Fangraphs3232207.015900025756170270783.391.09748.2
Zeile3232206.01670002565515700693.011.03774.3
ZiPS3030190.715700024751149230642.991.04738.8

Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs. Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros. ZiPS projections courtesy of Dan Szymborski.

Position Rankings
RankName5X5Comment
Tier 1
2Chris Sale, BOS$37
Tier 2
3Corey Kluber, CLE$35
4Max Scherzer, WSH$34
5Noah Syndergaard, NYM$32
Tier 3
6Stephen Strasburg, WSH$26

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News from the Past 90 Days
  • Fri May 18 4:06 pm
    Dodgers @ Nationals postponed due to rain

    Friday's game between the Dodgers and Nationals has been postponed due to rain.

  • Wed May 16 4:06 pm
    NYY @ WSH postponed due to rain in D.C.

    Wednesday's game between the Nationals and Yankees has been postponed due to inclement weather in D.C.

  • Sun May 6 4:06 pm
    Scherzer fans 15 Phillies on Sunday

    Max Scherzer picked up a no decision on Sunday despite striking out 15 hitters in 6 1/3 innings against the Phillies.

  • Sat Apr 14 4:06 pm
    Scherzer retires final 20 Rockies in victory

    Max Scherzer delivered another dominant performance in Saturday's victory over the Rockies, striking out 11 over seven innings of two-run ball.

  • Tue Apr 10 12:06 am
    Scherzer strikes out 10 in shutout of Braves

    Max Scherzer pitched a two-hitter and struck out 10 in the Nationals' 2-0 win over the Braves on Monday.

  • Fri Mar 30 8:06 pm
    Scherzer fans 10 in dominant Opening Day win

    Max Scherzer was in dominant form once again on Friday, racking up 10 strikeouts over six shutout innings in an Opening Day victory over the Reds.

  • Wed Mar 28 12:06 pm
    Nats-Reds season opener postponed by rain

    Thursday's season-opener between the Nationals and Reds has been postponed due to rainy conditions in Cincinnati.

  • Tue Mar 13 8:06 pm
    Scherzer fans nine in five scoreless innings

    Max Scherzer struck out nine batters over five scoreless innings in a Grapefruit League start against the Mets on Tuesday night.

  • Pitching
    SeasonTeamGGSIPWLSVBLSVHLDKBBHHRRERERAWHIPFPts
    2008ARI16756.004000662148524193.051.23175.6
    2009ARI3030170.1911000174631662094784.121.34467.9
    2010DET3131195.21211000184701742084763.501.25553.7
    2011DET3333195.01590001745620729101964.431.35492.8
    2012DET3232187.2167000231601792382783.741.27645.9
    2013DET3232214.1213000240561521873692.900.97781.1
    2014DET3333220.1185000252631961880773.151.18763.8
    2015WSH3333228.21412000276341762774712.790.92869.0
    2016WSH3434228.1207000284561653177752.960.97878.1
    2017WSH3131200.2166000268551262262562.510.90829.3
    2018WSH141478.2910001191948722192.170.85370.4