Max Scherzer News Archive
Scherzer allowed three runs on four hits and two walks over 6.2 innings Wednesday against the Marlins, striking out eight and earning his 18th win.
Scherzer (17-7) allowed just two runs on seven hits and two walks while striking eight in a 7-2 victory over Atlanta on Friday.
Scherzer did not factor into the decision against the Phillies on Saturday, firing 6.2 scoreless innings in which he gave up four hits and a walk. He also struck out eight.
Scherzer (16-7) hurled seven innings against the Braves on Monday, allowing two runs on seven hits and two walks while striking out five and earning the win.
Scherzer will be given an extra day of rest and make his next start Monday at home against the Braves, the New York Times' James Wagner reports.
As of Saturday morning, the Nationals continue to list Scherzer as Sunday's starter against the Mets.
The Nationals are considering giving Scherzer an extra day of rest before his next start, which would push him from Sunday to Monday, the Washington Post's Chelsea Janes reports.
Scherzer (15-7) struck out 11 while holding the Phillies to two runs on three hits and a walk over eight innings in Tuesday's 3-2 win.