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Old 05-13-2019, 04:12 AM
Grzegorz Grzegorz is offline
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Originally Posted by Hitmen77 View Post
Yeah, I was glad to see him leave the division. Great trade by the Tigers to get him, I believe it was a 3-way trade where they gave up Granderson and Edwin Jackson. Also, great free agent signing by the Nats.

Scherzer reminds me of Bob Gibson. A post from another site shows the similarities in intensity, the late bloom and both have stolen bases. Scherzer is from St. Louis so maybe the that was his model, and likely his father's when growing up.
“There were a few hard rules, but everybody was unique, and he understood that. George’s great strength was he didn’t overcoach. There’s no place for panic on the mound.” - Jim Palmer on George Bamberger “Arms and the man,” Sports Illustrated, April 19, 2004
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