In his career, Cruz is 11 for 25 against Scherzer, giving him a .440 batting average against the Detroit ace.
“People can say what they want. I could really give two (expletive) to be honest with you. We know how good we are. At the end of the day, we’re going to go through bumps and bruises but everybody does. We know what we have and obviously we continue to do it and we’ve put ourselves in a good position.”
Detroit starter Max Scherzer was in a good mood on Sunday afternoon after his team clinched their 4th consecutive AL Central title.
“Now that I’m able to get through this start,” Scherzer said, “I will be able to give you absolutely everything I’ve got.”
Scherzer always preaches improvement, and as usual, he continues to work to back up those words.
Max Scherzer struck out 14 batters in eight shutout innings, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.
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Scherzer also talks video games, “Call of Duty,” and if he could out eat Joba Chamberlain.
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The players also comment on Prince Fielder’s infamous nude ESPN cover.