Max Scherzer Watch: Headed To Nats?
The baseball journo world is on Max Scherzer watch tonight, as reports suggest he is about to get rich(er):
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 18, 2015
Scherzer, 30, won the AL Cy Young in 2013. He has struck out 492 batters in 434 innings over the last two seasons.
Some wonder if signing Scherzer could hasten a trade of Jordan Zimmermann, who has been rumored to be on the move as he enters his last year under contract.
And right on cue:
#Nats have been talking with “multiple” teams on Jordan Zimmermann trade possibilities over past few weeks, sources say.
— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) January 18, 2015
More to come.