Max Scherzer

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 28: J.D.Martinez #28 Victor Martinez #41 and Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate a win over the Minnesota Twins and the Central Division Championship at Comerica Park on September 28, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Opinion: Tigers Should Go For Scherzer, Luxury Tax And All

Investing in Scherzer is inherently risky because the amount of the investment will be so great, but in my mind, the risk is worth taking.

CBS Detroit–01/13/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 05:  David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers pitches against the Baltimore Orioles during Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: St. Louis Cardinals Interested In David Price And Max Scherzer

According to a report by Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of Foxsports.com, they believe the St. Louis Cardinals are setting their sights on Max Scherzer and David Price.

97.1 The Ticket–01/08/2015

DETROIT, MI - MAY 10: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on May 10, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Blog: Why The Tigers Can’t Sign Scherzer

There have only been five MLB teams to ever pay a luxury tax.

97.1 The Ticket–01/08/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 19: Agent Scott Boras speaks with the media after the Houston Astros signed first overall draft pick Mark Appel to the team prior to the start of the game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on June 19, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Scott Boras: ‘Max Is A Peyton Manning, Number One Kind Of Guy’ [VIDEO]

All of the Winter Meetings were abuzz with the annual arrival of super-agent Scott Boras.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2014

Division Series - Baltimore Orioles v Detroit Tigers - Game Three

Boras: Scherzer Turned Down 7-Year, $160 Million Deal From Tigers In The Spring

Scherzer’s agent Scott Boras said Wednesday that Scherzer declined a seven-year, $160 million contract offer from the Tigers sometime in the spring.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 28:  General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers watches his team take batting practice prior to playing against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on September 28, 2013 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: Fans Should Not Put Too Much Stock In Dombrowski’s Denial Of Olney Report

For all Dombrowski’s insistence on characterizing Olney’s report as “inaccurate,” he still did not close the door on re-signing Scherzer. He has left that possibility open all offseason even as he has downplayed it.

CBS Detroit–12/10/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 02:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Report: Scherzer Seeking $200 Million

Only Clayton Kershaw – significantly younger and significantly more productive – has commanded that kind of deal.

CBS Detroit–12/10/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 30: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws to the Chicago White Sox in the first inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 30, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Dombrowski Calls Report About Scherzer Inaccurate

“There is not one thing that has changed from the Detroit Tigers perspective,” Dombrowski said.

97.1 The Ticket–12/09/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 02:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Report: Tigers Focused On Retaining Scherzer, Prepared To Spend Big

Since the end of the season, Dombrowski has said Detroit’s odds of signing Scherzer declined precipitously when he became a free agent.

CBS Detroit–12/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 28: J.D.Martinez #28 Victor Martinez #41 and Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate a win over the Minnesota Twins and the Central Division Championship at Comerica Park on September 28, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 3-0. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Bidding For Lester Bodes Well For Scherzer; Yankees Reportedly Interested

The Tigers could have a perfectly solid rotation for 2015, but the future looks a bit more murky.

CBS Detroit–12/09/2014

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