Max Scherzer, born Maxwell Martin Scherzer is a professional baseball pitcher currently with the New York Mets baseball team. Max has a height of 1.90 m and a weight of 98 kg.
Max played collegiate summer baseball during his freshman year at the University of Missouri where he played with the La Crosse Loggers of the Northwoods League (NWL). The Arizona Diamondbacks drafted him in the first round of the 2006 MLB draft. He signed with the Diamondbacks and made his professional debut in 2007 playing for the Single-A Visalia Oaks.
The Diamondbacks called him up to the major leagues in April 2008 and he made his MLB debut that month when they played against the Houston Astros. He was traded in December 2009 to the Detroit Tigers.
In December 2021, he signed a three-year contract worth $130 million with the New York Mets. The contract has an average annual value (AAV) of $43.3 million, which is the largest AAV in MLB history.
Is Max Scherzer Married?
Max Scherzer is a married man. He got married in 2013 to Erica May. The couple has three kids together, two daughters and a son.
Who Is Max Scherzer’s wife, Erica May-Scherzer?
Max Scherzer’s wife, Erica May, was a softball player at the University of Missouri where she pitched for the Mizzou softball team.
She stopped playing softball after she started having a heart condition. She met Max at the University where they began dating for more than eight years before getting married in November 2013.