2017 Fantasy Rankings5X5 $26 · Overall # 13 · SP # 2 (Tier 2)
SP, Washington Nationals
Bats R Throws R
Height 6'3" Weight 210 DOB 1984-07-27 Age 33
Hometown St. Louis, MO
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.
News from the Past 90 Days
Scherzer wins 2nd straight NL Cy Young
The BBWAA announced Wednesday that Max Scherzer was named the National League Cy Young Award winner.
Scherzer available in relief in NLDS Game 4
Nationals GM Mike Rizzo confirmed Wednesday that Max Scherzer will be available out of the bullpen in Game 4 of the NLDS against the Cubs.
Scherzer available out of bullpen in Game 4
Max Scherzer will be available out of the Nationals' bullpen in Wednesday's postponed NLDS Game 4 versus the Cubs.
Scherzer (hamstring) superb in Game 3 Monday
Max Scherzer showed no ill effects from his hamstring injury Monday, carrying a no-hitter into the seventh inning and ultimately being charged with one run over 6 1/3 frames in a no-decision versus the Cubs.
Scherzer (hamstring) won't start until Game 3
Max Scherzer (hamstring) will be held out until Game 3 of the NLDS against the Cubs.
Scherzer (hamstring) not throwing off mound
Max Scherzer (hamstring) did not throw a bullpen session during Wednesday's team workout.
Scherzer (hamstring) targeting NLDS Gm. 3?
Sources tell Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports that Max Scherzer (hamstring) is targeting Game 3 of the NLDS for his first postseason start.
Scherzer (hamstring) to throw bullpen Wed.
Max Scherzer (hamstring) plans to a throw a bullpen session on Wednesday.
Scherzer (hamstring) MRI shows 'minor tweak'
Max Scherzer said Sunday that an MRI on his right hamstring showed a "minor tweak."
Scherzer diagnosed with hamstring cramp
Max Scherzer left Saturday due to a right hamstring cramp, the Nationals said after the game.
Scherzer punches out 10 in victory over Mets
Max Scherzer gave up just one run in six innings while striking out 10 in a 3-2 victory over the Mets on Sunday.
Scherzer allows seven runs in loss to Braves
Max Scherzer coughed up seven runs in six-plus innings and took a loss to the Braves on Wednesday.
Max Scherzer (calf) expected to start Friday
Max Scherzer (calf) is scheduled to start Friday's game against the Phillies.
Scherzer (calf) on track to make next start
Max Scherzer (calf) played catch Tuesday without issue.
Scherzer dominates Marlins in return from DL
Max Scherzer was dominant in his return from the disabled list Monday, limiting the Marlins to one run over seven innings.
Scherzer activated for Monday start vs. MIA
Nationals activated RHP Max Scherzer from the 10-day disabled list.
Max Scherzer (neck) to return on Monday
Max Scherzer (neck) will rejoin the Nationals' rotation on Monday against the Marlins.
Max Scherzer (neck) throws bullpen session
Max Scherzer (neck) threw a bullpen session Friday.
Scherzer could return Sunday versus Mets
Max Scherzer (neck) could be cleared to throw a bullpen session on Friday.
Max Scherzer (neck) will not start on Friday
Max Scherzer (neck) will miss his Friday start against the Mets.