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Max Scherzer

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 23: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during photo day on February 23, 2014 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Reminder For Fans: Athletes Owe You Nothing [BLOG]

Many fans are still sore from Max Scherzer’s rejection of the Tiger’s multi-year offer earlier in the week.

97.1 The Ticket–03/26/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 16: Gary Harris #14 and Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump Of The Weekend 3-25-14

Champ: Michigan and Michigan State basketball for both advancing to the Sweet Sixteen.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2014

JUPITER, FL - MARCH 10:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during a game at Roger Dean Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Jupiter, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Report: Max Scherzer Wanted Eight-Year Deal From Tigers

Scherzer turns 30 in July, so he would have been 38 at the end of such a contract.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during Game Six of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox defeated the Tigers 5-2 to clinch the ALCS in six games.  (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Scherzer Not Yet Worth What Tigers Reportedly Offered Him [BLOG]

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.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2014

JUPITER, FL - MARCH 10:  Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers throws a pitch in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during a game at Roger Dean Stadium on March 10, 2014 in Jupiter, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

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.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2014

Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after striking out Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics to end the seventh inning during Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Verlander Will Start Opening Day

Justin Verlander will be first out on the mound in 2014, and it will be his seventh straight Opening Day start.

CBS Detroit–03/17/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/10/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: American League All-Star Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers takes the field prior to the 84th MLB All-Star Game on July 16, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Max Scherzer Joins Six Major League Players On The Taylor Hooton Foundation Advisory Board

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.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers catches a bunted ball in the third inning hits a by Shane Victorino #18 of the Boston Red Sox during Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Maxing Out: Scherzer Is Tigers’ Greatest Contractual Challenge Yet

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.

97.1 The Ticket–03/03/2014

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in FILE PHOTO. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

McCann homers off Scherzer, Yankees top Tigers 7-4

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.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2014

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