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Max Scherzer: About Yesterday Afternoon (8/9)

Even now, it’s a little hard to process Max Scherzer’s outing. He hung a curve to Carlos Gonzalez in the first, but after that, he was cranking it up to 98 (I’ve only seen Scherzer throw that hard a few times this year. He hit 97-mph or higher three times yesterday and remained comfortably 95 …

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Stephen Strasburg: About Last Night (8/8)

I could watch Stephen Strasburg’s performance last night over and over. He was that good. In fact, I’ve already watched it twice, and I might go ahead and watch it a third time just so I can watch him strike out Ben Paulsen with that ridiculous changeup again. Three pitches Paulsen. It was that easy …

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