Maxwell Martin Scherzer is an American professional baseball pitcher 

He currently plays for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball

He previously played in MLB for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, Washington Nationals and Los Angeles Dodgers

A right-handed starting pitcher, Scherzer is an eight-time MLB All-Star

He has won three Cy Young Awards, has pitched two no-hitters, and won the World Series with the Nationals in 2019. Known for his intensity and competitiveness during play 

He is nicknamed "Mad Max" after the fictional character of the same name. 

Originally born on  July 27,1984 in Missouri , United States

Before the 2015 season, Scherzer agreed to a seven-year, $210 million contract with the Nationals. At the time of its signing, the contract was one of the largest in sports history

In 2015, Scherzer became the sixth pitcher in Major League history to record multiple no-hitters in a single season. On May 11, 2016, he tied the major league nine-inning single-game strikeout record with 20, making him the second player to achieve both a no-hitter and 20 strikeouts over nine innings

It is believed that as of 2022 Scherzer's net worth is around 120 million dollars and his annual salary is 45 million dollars

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