Maxwell Martin Scherzer is a Major League Baseball pitcher who currently plays for the New York Mets. He was born on July 27, 1984. (MLB).
He has played in Major League Baseball with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, Washington Nationals, and Los Angeles Dodgers.
Scherzer is an eight-time MLB All-Star, has three Cy Young Awards, has thrown two no-hitters, and helped the Nationals win the World Series in 2019.
Because of his enthusiasm and competitiveness during play, he is nicknamed “Mad Max” after the literary hero of the same name. Scherzer and Trea Turner were moved to the Los Angeles Dodgers on July 30, 2021, the day before the MLB trade deadline, with the Nationals under.500 and Scherzer in the last year of his contract, for Josiah Gray, Keibert Ruiz, Donovan Casey, and Gerardo Carrillo.
Scherzer was supposed to represent Team USA in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. However, it was announced in early January 2017 that he would not be able to compete in the event due to a stress fracture in the knuckle of his right ring finger. Tanner Roark, a teammate, took his place.
Max Scherzer Wife
Max and Erica Scherzer met at the University of Missouri, the couple started dating in 2005, a year before he was chosen by the Arizona Diamondbacks. They later married in 2013, when Scherzer was still playing for the Tigers.
Brooke, then three, Kacey, two, and Derek Alexander, one, are the couple’s children.
Max Scherzer Height
Max Scherzer is 6 feet 3 inches tall.
Max Scherzer Jersey
Scherzer wears a No. 21 jersey.
Max Scherzer Contract And Salary
Max Scherzer agreed to terms with the New York Mets on a three-year, $130,000,000 contract, with $130,000,000 guaranteed and an annual average salary of $43,333,333. Scherzer’s base pay in 2022 will be $43,333,333, with a total compensation of $43,333,333.
Max Scherzer’s Net Worth
Max has an estimated net worth of $50 million.
Max Scherzer Career Stats