Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:45:20 -0700
The Detroit Tigers and SP Max Scherzer have suspended contract extension talks until the offseason after Scherzer rejected a "substantial" offer from the team. Scherzer's agent, Scott Boras, said his client didn't turn down the offer, but said it was the team that turned it down.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 07:15:18 -0700
Updating a previous report, Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer reportedly turned down a six-year, $144 million offer from the team.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 08:49:02 -0700
Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer has rejected the team's "substantial" contract extension offer. Both sides have tabled contract talks until after the 2014 season.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 14:52:24 -0800
The Detroit Tigers are not close to reaching a contract extension with SP Max Scherzer. He has set a deadline on an extension to opening day.
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:40:53 -0800
Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer said he will be willing to discuss a contract extension during spring training but that any negotiations will stop once the regular season begins.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:22:15 -0800
The Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with SP Max Scherzer Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to a one-year, $15.525 million deal.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 05:41:53 -0800
The Detroit Tigers are pessimistic about signing SP Max Scherzer to an extension, but aren't looking to move him either.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 01:22:12 -0800
The Detroit Tigers will likely look into upgrades of their bullpen and may explore a contract extension with SP Max Scherzer now that OF Rajai Davis is in the fold.
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:55:20 -0800
The Detroit Tigers traded SP Doug Fister to the Washington Nationals Monday, Dec. 2, in exchange for 2B Steve Lombardozzi, SP Ian Krol and P Robbie Ray. SP Drew Smyly will move into the rotation in Detroit to replace Fister. Ray is expected to start next year in the minor leagues. Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski said dealing Fister had nothing to do with the hopes that they can sign SP Max Scherzer to a long-term contract before he becomes a free agent. Lombardozzi will serve as a utility infielder for the Tigers.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 20:48:31 -0800
The Washington Nationals are not willing to include 2B Anthony Rendon in a trade for Detroit Tigers SP Max Scherzer because Scherzer only has one year remaining on his contract.