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Max Scherzer #1AS-1AW-5

+ Washington Nationals Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-210
Proper Name: Maxwell M. Scherzer
Born: July 27, 1984 (30.220) in St. Louis, Missouri
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Parkway Central (Chesterfield,MO)
College: University of Missouri
Drafted: 2006 -- 1st round (11th overall) by Arizona Diamondbacks (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 29,2008 (23.276)
TBC Player ID:37221
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Recent Contract:Signed to 7-year contract for 2015-2021 ($210m) Half the money deferred evenly until 2028. by Washington Nationals (2015-01-21)
Organizations:ARI, DET
Signed by:Joey Robinson
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Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
49 83 65 63
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (57.06%) -- Changeup (19.64%) -- Slider (17.10%) -- Curveball (3.66%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.54%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 92.78 - [2013] - 93.27 - [2012] - 94.14 - [2011] - 93.05 - [2010] - 93.08

Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

2015-01-21ASigned to 7-year contract for 2015-2021 ($210m) Half the money deferred evenly until 2028.
2015-01-21ASigned to 7-year contract for 2015-2021 ($210m) $15m x 14y Half the money deferred evenly until 2028.
2014-10-31FAGranted free agency
2014-01-17ASigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($15.525m) Avoiding arbitration
2013-02-05ASigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($6.725m) Avoiding arbitration

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  • Awards for Max Scherzer
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2005NCAA2nd Team College All-AmericanSPAward History
    2005NCAABig 12 Conference All-ConferenceSPAward History
    2005NCAABig 12 Conference Pitcher of the Year Award History
    2013MLBAmerican League Cy Young Award Award History
    2013MLBAmerican League Player of the WeekJune 17-June 23Award History

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