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“You need to find it in your baseball heart to appreciate that performance,” Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said.
Max Scherzer pitched a no-hitter this weekend, losing his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning.
Max Scherzer pitched a no-hitter Saturday, losing his perfect game with two outs in the ninth inning when he hit a batter in the Washington Nationals’ 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The way Max Scherzer was pitching, the Milwaukee Brewers were going to need a bit of luck to even manage getting anyone on base.
After losing his last two starts, Scherzer rebounded with the most overpowering game of his career, which includes a Cy Young Award, two All-Star selections and a lot of strikeouts.
A little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
Let the chocolate syrup flow.
Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer will likely be scratched from his next scheduled start Tuesday at Atlanta because of a sprained right thumb.
“My adrenaline was flowing,” Scherzer acknowledged. “Let’s just say that.”