Max, Mets exercise caution after side fatigue prompts exit
NEW YORK -- For Max Scherzer, a milestone win is proving elusive. Now for the sake of a Mets team hoping to ride Scherzer deep into October, they hope it won’t be too long before he gets another bite at that apple.
Shades of the oblique issue that shelved Scherzer
Max Scherzer on leaving after five innings due to 'general...
In this Mets post game news conference, starter Max Scherzer described the discomfort in his left side that caused him to leave the game after five innings as "general fatigue." After his oblique injury back in May, he called this move "precautionary."