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Max Scherzer
Birthdate: 7/27/1984 (33 y, 4 m, 16 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/210     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 11, Overall: 11, Team: Arizona Diamondbacks
Contract: $210M / 7 Years (2015 - 2021)
RotoWire News: Scherzer will be available out of the bullpen if he's needed for Game 4 of the NLDS on Wednesday, Paul Sullivan of The Chicago Tribune reports. (10/11/2017)
Profiles:  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007Diamondbacks (AA)71400100.0 %42.9 %.143.625.357.357.500.383134    
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)610000010.0 %30.0 %.000.000.000.143.000.104-58    
2008Diamondbacks171501006.7 %26.7 %.000.000.000.071.000.051-920.0-3.61.6-0.2
2009Diamondbacks316104304.9 %27.9 %.038.333.226.268.264.243340.0-4.96.60.4
2010Tigers31200000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-0.50.20.0
2011Tigers33400000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.00.4-0.1
2011Tigers4000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2012Tigers32400000.0 %25.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.00.4-0.1
2012Tigers3000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2013Tigers32300100.0 %0.0 %.333.333.333.333.667.4241710.00.20.30.1
2013Tigers4000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2014Tigers33400000.0 %25.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-1000.0-1.00.40.0
2014Tigers1000000.0 %0.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2015Nationals347704002.6 %29.9 %.000.326.217.239.217.205220.0-7.08.00.4
2016Nationals3485041202.4 %35.3 %.014.325.186.208.200.18340.0-10.09.20.2
2016Nationals2400000.0 %50.0 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
2017Nationals317214505.6 %22.2 %.048.200.161.212.210.19290.0-8.48.60.2
2017Nationals2300000.0 %66.7 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    
Total- - -3083271172103.7 %28.1 %.025.267.182.216.207.1928-0.1-37.435.60.9
Postseason- - -16700000.0 %57.1 %.000.000.000.000.000.000-100    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007Diamondbacks (AA)714145320001006000100.357
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)66100000000103003000.000
2008Diamondbacks1713150000010104001000.000
2009Diamondbacks3153611210200433017005100.226
2010Tigers31220000000000000000.000
2011Tigers33440000000000000000.000
2011Tigers4000000000000000000.000
2012Tigers32240000000001002000.000
2012Tigers3000000000000000000.000
2013Tigers32331010001000000000.333
2013Tigers4000000000000000000.000
2014Tigers33240000000001002000.000
2014Tigers1000000000000000000.000
2015Nationals3469771515000402023006000.217
2016Nationals347085131210041220300013100.186
2016Nationals2440000000002000000.000
2017Nationals316272109001454016006000.161
2017Nationals2330000000002000000.000
Total- - -30828032751464011721120920035200.182
Postseason- - -16770000000004000000.000

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Diamondbacks (AA)0.0 %42.9 %0.00.357.357.500.857.1430.1.625  0.020.6.383134
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)10.0 %30.0 %0.33.000.143.000.143.0000.1.000  0.0-1-2.1.104-58
2008Diamondbacks6.7 %26.7 %0.25.000.071.000.071.0002.6.000  0.0-2-3.4.051-92
2008Average8.7 %17.5 %0.50.264.333.416.749.1525.1.300     .328 
2009Diamondbacks4.9 %27.9 %0.18.226.268.264.532.0381.2.333  0.03-4.3.24334
2009Average8.9 %18.0 %0.49.262.333.418.751.1555.0.299     .329 
2010Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.5.000-100
2010Average8.5 %18.5 %0.46.257.325.403.728.1455.0.297     .321 
2011Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.0.000-100
2011Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Tigers0.0 %25.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.0.000-100
2012Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.333.333.6671.000.3330.1.333  0.010.3.424171
2013Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Tigers0.0 %25.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.0.000-100
2014Tigers0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.000.0.000-100
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Nationals2.6 %29.9 %0.09.217.239.217.457.0001.0.326  0.02-6.6.20522
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Nationals2.4 %35.3 %0.07.186.208.200.408.0141.2.325  0.01-9.5.1834
2016Nationals0.0 %50.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.0.000-100
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Nationals5.6 %22.2 %0.25.161.212.210.422.0481.0.200  0.01-7.9.1929
2017Nationals0.0 %66.7 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.00-0.8.000-100
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
Total- - -3.7 %28.1 %0.13.182.216.207.423.0251.1.267  -0.13-35.0.1928
Postseason- - -0.0 %57.1 %0.00.000.000.000.000.0000.1.000  0.0-1-1.9.000-100

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)2.000.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %  20.0 %20.0 %60.0 %   
2008Diamondbacks1.670.0 %62.5 %37.5 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %10.0 %50.0 %40.0 %20.0 %70.0 %10.0 %
2009Diamondbacks2.5012.5 %62.5 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %29.3 %46.3 %24.4 %22.0 %65.9 %12.2 %
2010Tigers2.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2011Tigers4.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %
2011Tigers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2012Tigers1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %66.7 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %
2012Tigers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2013Tigers1.0033.3 %33.3 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %
2013Tigers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2014Tigers1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %66.7 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %
2014Tigers0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2015Nationals14.5026.2 %69.0 %4.8 %50.0 %0.0 %13.8 %10.0 %21.2 %51.9 %26.9 %38.5 %53.8 %7.7 %
2016Nationals5.6017.5 %70.0 %12.5 %40.0 %0.0 %3.6 %0.0 %24.5 %41.5 %34.0 %22.6 %54.7 %22.6 %
2016Nationals1.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2017Nationals3.2215.6 %64.4 %20.0 %0.0 %11.1 %13.8 %0.0 %32.7 %34.6 %32.7 %38.5 %40.4 %21.2 %
2017Nationals1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
Total- - -4.2916.9 %67.4 %15.7 %10.7 %3.6 %7.5 %2.2 %26.0 %43.5 %30.5 %30.0 %54.7 %15.2 %
Postseason- - -2.000.0 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)2100   122234
2008Diamondbacks5300020254368
2009Diamondbacks2084009059145204
2010Tigers2000000268
2011Tigers40000004812
2011Tigers0000000000
2012Tigers1000020077
2012Tigers0000000000
2013Tigers1110000549
2013Tigers0000000000
2014Tigers10000203912
2014Tigers0000000000
2015Nationals292111410167192259
2016Nationals28572113071203274
2016Nationals110000071421
2017Nationals2997047072175247
2017Nationals1000000178
Total- - -1202830394513087921100
Postseason- - -210000082129

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2008Diamondbacks-0.37-0.410.04-3.56-0.331.16 0-0.31-0.01
2009Diamondbacks-0.51-1.210.69-5.86-0.581.030.691-0.40-0.09
2010Tigers-0.05-0.050.00-0.38-0.040.91 0-0.050.00
2011Tigers-0.07-0.070.00-0.54-0.060.69 0-0.090.00
2011Tigers          
2012Tigers-0.08-0.080.00-0.63-0.071.16 0-0.080.01
2012Tigers          
2013Tigers0.09-0.040.130.730.091.23 00.010.07
2013Tigers          
2014Tigers-0.07-0.070.00-0.63-0.071.11 0-0.080.01
2014Tigers          
2015Nationals-0.56-1.230.66-6.83-0.730.900.471-0.650.02
2016Nationals-0.58-1.460.89-7.22-0.760.95 0-0.880.28
2016Nationals-0.17-0.170.00-1.61-0.171.85 0-0.090.00
2017Nationals-0.51-1.030.52-4.25-0.430.77 0-0.800.14
2017Nationals-0.08-0.080.00-0.70-0.070.92 0-0.080.00
Total- - --2.70-5.632.93-29.17-2.980.930.582-3.340.42
Postseason- - --0.25-0.250.00-2.31-0.241.45 0-0.180.00

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2008Diamondbacks78.1% (90.2)20.3% (84.2) 1.6% (76.0)   5.9%
2009Diamondbacks66.5% (89.5)16.0% (81.5)6.5% (84.5)10.0% (75.4)0.5% (87.0)0.5% (86.0) 2.0%
2010Tigers50.0% (90.0) 12.5% (87.0)25.0% (71.5) 12.5% (84.0)  
2011Tigers66.7% (90.6) 16.7% (89.0)16.7% (76.5)    
2012Tigers85.7% (90.4)  14.3% (82.0)    
2013Tigers66.7% (95.0)33.3% (89.0)      
2014Tigers50.0% (91.2)8.3% (87.0)41.7% (83.8)     
2015Nationals73.6% (91.4)10.5% (83.0)4.7% (86.8)7.4% (78.2)3.9% (83.6)  0.4%
2016Nationals69.9% (91.5)16.5% (84.0)6.6% (87.7)5.1% (76.9)1.1% (82.0)0.7% (83.5) 0.7%
2017Nationals64.8% (92.7)18.6% (84.4)5.7% (86.6)7.7% (79.6)2.4% (85.3) 0.8% (81.5) 
Total- - -69.1% (91.3)15.3% (83.6)6.0% (86.4)7.2% (77.4)1.8% (84.1)0.4% (84.3)0.2% (81.5)1.0%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Diamondbacks75.0 %    1.5 %17.7 %1.5 %  4.4 %   
2009Diamondbacks62.3 %1.0 %3.5 %   17.6 %11.1 %  4.5 %   
2010Tigers37.5 % 25.0 %    25.0 %  12.5 %   
2011Tigers33.3 %16.7 %25.0 %   25.0 %       
2012Tigers66.7 %16.7 %     16.7 %      
2013Tigers66.7 %     33.3 %       
2014Tigers50.0 % 41.7 %   8.3 %       
2015Nationals48.5 %14.3 %5.0 %  10.1 %11.2 %3.5 %3.5 % 3.9 %   
2016Nationals47.3 %10.6 %6.2 %1.1 % 10.6 %16.5 %4.4 %1.1 % 2.2 %   
2017Nationals40.7 %15.9 %4.1 %  6.9 %18.7 %8.9 %  4.1 % 0.8 % 
Total- - -50.6 %10.1 %5.2 %0.3 % 6.7 %16.0 %6.3 %1.1 % 3.6 % 0.2 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Diamondbacks90.8    86.985.075.7  86.6  
2009Diamondbacks89.585.289.0   82.275.5  83.9  
2010Tigers89.7 88.7    71.5  83.8  
2011Tigers90.791.389.0   80.3      
2012Tigers91.087.7     82.2     
2013Tigers95.0     88.7      
2014Tigers91.1 83.8   86.5      
2015Nationals91.691.584.9  91.182.877.579.4 83.4  
2016Nationals91.691.987.584.8 90.884.177.977.4 84.9  
2017Nationals93.391.886.6  92.685.079.5  86.7 81.1
Total- - -91.491.586.784.8 91.383.877.478.9 84.8 81.1

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2008Diamondbacks45.6 %1.5 % 35.3 % 16.2 %1.5 %    
2009Diamondbacks50.8 %9.6 % 15.1 %0.5 %13.1 %11.1 %    
2010Tigers50.0 %12.5 %12.5 %   25.0 %    
2011Tigers41.7 %25.0 % 16.7 %  16.7 %    
2012Tigers50.0 %  33.3 %  16.7 %    
2013Tigers66.7 %    33.3 %     
2014Tigers41.7 %41.7 % 8.3 % 8.3 %     
2015Nationals48.8 %6.6 % 22.9 %3.9 %10.1 %7.8 %    
2016Nationals47.8 %5.9 %0.7 %21.3 %1.1 %18.0 %5.2 %    
2017Nationals38.9 %5.5 % 26.2 %4.0 %15.3 %9.5 % 0.7 %  
Total- - -46.3 %6.9 %0.3 %22.2 %2.2 %14.1 %7.9 % 0.2 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2008Diamondbacks92.386.0 88.9 85.576.0   
2009Diamondbacks90.583.9 89.085.482.676.2   
2010Tigers89.987.383.6   71.4   
2011Tigers91.389.6 92.5  76.8   
2012Tigers94.0  88.1  83.8   
2013Tigers96.3    89.9    
2014Tigers93.884.4 85.0 87.6    
2015Nationals92.186.1 92.183.983.879.1   
2016Nationals92.589.584.692.382.684.877.6   
2017Nationals94.086.1 91.785.385.680.1 80.9 
Total- - -92.386.384.391.384.484.678.2 80.9 

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2008Diamondbacks-2.5-0.9 0.0   -4.91-6.72 4.07   
2009Diamondbacks-1.2-1.4-0.6-1.30.0-0.3 -0.87-4.24-4.68-6.55-4.34-29.27 
2010Tigers-0.1 0.0-0.2 -0.1 -2.81 2.26-10.20 -13.97 
2011Tigers-0.8 0.1-0.2   -9.69 5.10-8.49   
2012Tigers-0.8  0.0   -13.53  0.00   
2013Tigers0.20.1     2.973.90     
2014Tigers-0.60.0-0.2    -9.182.24-4.73    
2015Nationals-3.3-0.9-0.4-1.30.7  -1.76-3.29-3.12-6.806.84  
2016Nationals-6.3-2.4-0.8-0.3-0.1-0.1 -3.33-5.40-4.19-2.49-1.91-6.32 
2017Nationals-3.2-3.21.00.0-1.0 -0.2-2.00-6.876.81-0.14-15.97 -11.20
Total- - --18.6-8.6-0.9-3.3-0.4-0.6-0.2-2.46-5.13-1.38-4.24-1.88-13.97-11.20

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Diamondbacks-1.9    -0.3-1.00.0  -0.2  
2009Diamondbacks-1.60.3-0.1   -0.7-1.9  -0.7  
2010Tigers-0.1 0.0    -0.2  -0.1  
2011Tigers-0.2-0.50.1   -0.1      
2012Tigers-0.4-0.2     0.0     
2013Tigers0.2     0.1      
2014Tigers-0.6 -0.2   0.0      
2015Nationals-3.4-0.8-0.6  0.8-0.5-0.7-0.7 0.7  
2016Nationals-3.8-0.6-0.6-0.2 -1.8-2.9-0.30.5 -0.2  
2017Nationals-1.9-1.31.2  -0.4-3.2-0.2  -1.2 -0.2
Total- - --13.7-3.1-0.3-0.2 -1.8-8.3-3.2-0.3 -1.8 -0.2

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Diamondbacks-3.79    -29.45-8.114.05  -5.18  
2009Diamondbacks-1.2512.68-0.82   -1.90-8.61  -7.53  
2010Tigers-2.08 -1.38    -10.19  -13.95  
2011Tigers-6.23-26.152.03   -4.37      
2012Tigers-10.61-21.24     0.00     
2013Tigers2.98     3.89      
2014Tigers-9.22 -4.77   2.27      
2015Nationals-2.73-2.06-4.74  2.97-1.79-7.76-8.20 6.66  
2016Nationals-2.95-2.10-3.73-6.09 -6.26-6.54-2.0915.03 -3.46  
2017Nationals-1.87-3.2411.63  -2.57-6.89-0.85  -12.39 -11.20
Total- - --2.48-2.84-0.61-6.09 -2.43-4.75-4.63-2.40 -4.50 -11.20

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2008Diamondbacks-1.1-0.2 -1.3 -0.80.0   
2009Diamondbacks-1.5-1.7 0.0 0.1-1.4   
2010Tigers-0.10.0-0.1   -0.2   
2011Tigers-0.30.1 -0.5  -0.2   
2012Tigers-0.2  -0.4  0.0   
2013Tigers0.2    0.1    
2014Tigers-0.4-0.2 -0.2 0.0    
2015Nationals-3.60.1 -0.3 -0.8-1.4   
2016Nationals-5.1-0.2-0.1-1.5 -2.3-0.2   
2017Nationals-3.12.4 -1.4 -3.1-0.4 -0.2 
Total- - --15.30.3-0.3-5.6 -6.7-3.8 -0.2 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2008Diamondbacks-3.39-19.63 -5.57 -7.074.07   
2009Diamondbacks-1.47-9.13 0.02-4.340.38-6.57   
2010Tigers-2.812.26-13.97   -10.20   
2011Tigers-5.814.69 -26.17  -8.49   
2012Tigers-8.32  -19.36  0.00   
2013Tigers2.97    3.90    
2014Tigers-7.73-4.73 -16.39 2.24    
2015Nationals-2.890.44 -0.456.84-2.94-7.22   
2016Nationals-3.93-1.39-6.32-2.63-1.91-4.77-1.09   
2017Nationals-2.9416.33 -1.99-9.62-7.28-1.70 -11.20 
Total- - --2.950.39-8.87-2.27-1.90-4.24-4.34 -11.20 

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2008Diamondbacks7.4 %61.0 %39.7 %100.0 %84.0 %85.2 %60.3 %53.3 %5.9 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Diamondbacks29.9 %69.2 %50.5 %41.4 %87.8 %74.8 %52.5 %63.9 %12.8 %
2009Average25.1 %66.0 %44.8 %62.5 %87.8 %80.5 %48.3 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Tigers0.0 %80.0 %50.0 % 100.0 %100.0 %62.5 %50.0 %0.0 %
2010Average28.7 %64.4 %44.9 %66.8 %88.1 %80.7 %45.4 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Tigers16.7 %83.3 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %83.3 %50.0 %50.0 %8.3 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Tigers100.0 %66.7 %71.4 %0.0 %100.0 %80.0 %85.7 %100.0 %14.3 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Tigers0.0 %100.0 %44.4 % 100.0 %100.0 %44.4 % 0.0 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Tigers25.0 %62.5 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %83.3 %66.7 %75.0 %8.3 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Nationals37.9 %54.8 %46.7 %63.8 %85.1 %76.9 %52.1 %75.3 %10.8 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Nationals29.0 %53.3 %42.3 %36.1 %77.5 %64.7 %54.7 %70.6 %15.0 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Nationals33.9 %60.0 %48.2 %50.0 %85.2 %74.0 %54.7 %69.4 %12.6 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -30.8 %59.6 %46.5 %50.3 %84.3 %74.0 %54.3 %68.8 %12.1 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Diamondbacks20.0 %55.3 %39.7 %83.3 %85.7 %85.2 %55.9 %18.5
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Diamondbacks38.2 %60.9 %50.8 %52.9 %86.6 %75.3 %55.3 %19.9
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Tigers33.3 %60.0 %50.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %62.5 %22.7
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Tigers33.3 %66.7 %50.0 %50.0 %100.0 %83.3 %50.0 %16.1
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Tigers 66.7 %66.7 % 75.0 %75.0 %100.0 %18.3
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Tigers16.7 %100.0 %44.4 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %33.3 %19.7
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Tigers40.0 %57.1 %50.0 %100.0 %75.0 %83.3 %58.3 %18.1
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Nationals39.8 %52.1 %46.5 %59.6 %87.7 %76.7 %54.3 %18.0
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Nationals33.6 %50.7 %42.9 %42.9 %77.3 %65.0 %54.2 %20.2
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Nationals33.6 %60.9 %48.4 %55.3 %82.7 %74.0 %54.1 %20.9
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -35.0 %56.2 %46.6 %54.9 %83.9 %74.0 %54.6 %19.6

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Diamondbacks20.7 %53.9 %39.7 %83.3 %85.7 %85.2 %57.4 %18.5
2009Diamondbacks34.8 %63.6 %50.8 %48.4 %87.1 %75.3 %55.3 %20.2
2010Tigers33.3 %60.0 %50.0 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %62.5 %22.7
2011Tigers33.3 %66.7 %50.0 %50.0 %100.0 %83.3 %50.0 %16.1
2012Tigers 66.7 %66.7 % 75.0 %75.0 %100.0 %18.3
2013Tigers16.7 %100.0 %44.4 %100.0 %100.0 %100.0 %33.3 %19.7
2014Tigers25.0 %62.5 %50.0 %100.0 %80.0 %83.3 %66.7 %18.1
2015Nationals38.8 %53.3 %46.5 %59.6 %87.7 %76.7 %53.1 %18.2
2016Nationals33.3 %51.0 %43.0 %39.0 %79.0 %65.0 %54.8 %21.2
2017Nationals32.6 %60.7 %46.9 %52.3 %87.1 %75.2 %50.9 %22.2
Total- - -33.7 %57.1 %46.3 %52.3 %85.5 %74.3 %53.9 %20.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2007Diamondbacks (A+)P3317.0310  0          
2007Diamondbacks (AA)P141473.2381  0          
2008Diamondbacks (AAA)P131053.0350  0          
2008DiamondbacksP16756.0451011200 0   .900 
2009Diamondbacks (A+)P114.2100  0          
2009DiamondbacksP3030170.115182022102 10   .943 
2010Tigers (AAA)P2215.0220  0          
2010TigersP3131195.214142020000 17   .933 
2011TigersP3333195.011120002002 12   1.000 
2012TigersP3232187.28131010000 15   .955 
2013TigersP3232214.117213030000 14   .927 
2014TigersP3333220.19171011110 13   .963 
2015NationalsP3333228.27220000000 6   1.000 
2016NationalsP3434228.112191011001 8   .969 
2017NationalsP3131200.2991011100 7   .947 
Total- - -P3052961897.0106150120128515 102   .955 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2008DiamondbacksP56.00  000              
2009DiamondbacksP170.11  0-2-2              
2010TigersP195.20  -1-1-2              
2011TigersP195.02  0-5-2              
2012TigersP187.21  0-5-3              
2013TigersP214.11  101              
2014TigersP220.11  0-4-4              
2015NationalsP228.20  1-10              
2016NationalsP228.10  001              
2017NationalsP200.20  0-1-1              
Total- - -P1897.06  1-19-12              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012TigersP187.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (10)
2013TigersP214.10.0%      (5)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%    (18)
2014TigersP220.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (16)
2015NationalsP228.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)50.0%      (2)100.0%    (21)
2016NationalsP228.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)100.0%    (15)
2017NationalsP200.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (7)
Total- - -P1897.00.0%      (9)0.0%    (10)0.0%      (3)100.0%     (2)81.8%    (11)100.0%    (87)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2008Diamondbacks-3.60.0 1.6-3.61.60.00.5-1.5-0.2($1.0) 
2009Diamondbacks-4.90.0 6.6-4.96.60.11.93.60.4$2.3 
2010Tigers-0.50.0 0.2-0.50.20.00.1-0.30.0($0.2) 
2011Tigers-1.00.0 0.4-1.00.40.00.1-0.5-0.1($0.4) 
2012Tigers-1.00.0 0.4-1.00.40.00.1-0.5-0.1($0.3) 
2013Tigers0.20.0 0.30.20.30.00.10.60.1$0.5 
2014Tigers-1.00.0 0.4-1.00.40.00.1-0.40.0($0.4) 
2015Nationals-7.00.0 8.0-7.08.00.12.33.30.4$2.8 
2016Nationals-10.00.0 9.2-10.09.20.12.61.80.2$1.5 
2017Nationals-8.40.0 8.6-8.48.60.12.22.50.2$2.0 
Total- - --37.3-0.1 35.6-37.435.60.69.88.70.9$6.9 

  • $210m / 7 Years (2015 - 2021) (Edit)
    • signed by Washington Nationals on 1/21/2014 (Free Agent)
    • 2015: $10M, 2016: $15M, 2017: $15M, 2018: $15M, 2019: $35M, 2020: $35M, 2021: $35M
    • Signing Bonus: $50M
    • Incentives: . He would receive $250,000 for winning a Cy Young, MVP or World Series MVP award, $150,000 if he's the MVP of the League Championship Series and $100,000 if he makes the All-Star team, wins a Gold Glove or wins a Silver Slugger.
    • Other Notes: Scherzer's 2019-2021 salary will be paid in the form of $15,000,000 per year from 2019 until 2028 without interest. Scherzer's bonus will be paid twice monthly in-season, $5,000,000 in 2015, $15,000,000 in 2019, $15,000,000 in 2020, $15,000,000 in 2021.
    • Agent / Agency: Scott Boras
    • Originally Reported By: Jayson Stark
    • Source: espn.go.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
  • $15.5m / 1 Years (2014) (Edit)
    • signed by Detroit Tigers on 1/17/2014 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2014: $15.5M
    • Agent / Agency: Scott Boras
    • Originally Reported By: Jon Heyman
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by John Benedetto
  • $6.7m / 1 Years (2013) (Edit)
    • signed by Detroit Tigers on 2/4/2013 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2013: $6.7M
    • Agent / Agency: Scott Boras
    • Originally Reported By: Brian Britten
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: mlbtraderumors.com
    • Submitted by willl
  • $3.8m / 1 Years (2012) (Edit)
    • signed by Detroit Tigers on 1/17/2012 (Avoided Arbitration)
    • 2012: $3.8M
    • Source: brownsvilleherald.com
    • Submitted by Jeff Zimmerman
  • $0.6m / 1 Years (2011) (Edit)
    • signed by Detroit Tigers on 3/9/2011 (Other)
    • 2011: $0.6M
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $4.3m / 4 Years (2007 - 2010) (Edit)
    • signed by Arizona Diamondbacks on 5/31/2007 (Other)
    • 2007: $0.3M, 2008: $0.3M, 2009: $0.3M, 2010: $0.3M
    • Signing Bonus: $3M
    • Incentives: $1,550,000 in incentives available
    • Agent / Agency: Scott Boras
    • Source: baseballamerica.com, Hat Tip: nytimes.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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  • 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 11, Overall: 11
    • Team: Arizona Diamondbacks
    • School: U Missouri Columbia
  • 2003 June Amateur Draft - Round: 43, Pick: 26, Overall: 1291
    • Team: St. Louis Cardinals
    • School: Parkway Central HS (MO)