After having managed to pass 3,000 strikeouts as a pitcher in MLB, the veteran Dodgers starter, Max scherzer, launched a controversial comment that was understood as an insinuation to your current club so that extend your contract in the upcoming winter negotiations once it is free agent.
“Mad Max” as the winner of three Cy Young Awards and a World Series ring is also known, he opined this Monday about the return to the rotation of his partner, Clayton kershaw, who could also soon join the 3,000 chocolate club. Scherzer took advantage of his comment towards the veteran lefty to throw a indirect to the Angelina organization. This is what the 37-year-old right-hander said:
“Hopefully he’s here (the Dodgers) and he can see his 3,000th strikeout, too.” Said Scherzer, regarding 342 three-strike victim to accomplish the same feat that Scherzer accomplished last weekend against the San Diego Padres after a gem that included the shutout and nine strikeouts prescribed to one of the most lineups. powerful today.
It should be remembered that Max Scherzer was acquired by Los Angeles on the last day of the trade deadline, via Washington Nationals, after having militated with those of the United States capital for six and a half seasons. At the end of the current season, he will become a free agent and will surely be one of the “big shots” who will receive the most contract offers, because despite his age he is still one of the most effective and dominant arms in the league.