Champ: Michigan and Michigan State basketball for both advancing to the Sweet Sixteen.
Scherzer turns 30 in July, so he would have been 38 at the end of such a contract.
Regardless of who made the offer and who rejected it, a contract of $24 million or more per year places too high a value on Scherzer.
Scherzer Rejects Reported Six-Year, $144 Million Extension Offer From Tigers; Negotiations Over Until After Season
The likelihood of the Detroit Tigers retaining Max Scherzer just dropped dramatically.
Justin Verlander will be first out on the mound in 2014, and it will be his seventh straight Opening Day start.
CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, today announced the formation of an “Advisory Board” made up exclusively of active players from throughout Major League Baseball.
The Tigers have done as good a job as just about anyone in baseball of not only procuring great players, but in keeping them, too.
Max Scherzer allowed a second-inning homer by Yankees newcomer Brian McCann, but the Detroit right-hander was otherwise sharp in his first start of the spring Friday, yielding only that one hit in the Tigers’ 7-4 loss to the New York Yankees.
Unlike previous seasons, this year Justin Verlander may have some competition as the Opening Day starter for the Detroit Tigers.