Year(s) Played for Loggers: 2004
Stats: 2004 mid-season NWL All-Star, Member of the All-Decade Team, Competed for Team USA in 2005, was the first Logger to be selected in the first round when Arizona took him 11th overall in 2006, made his MLB debut on April 29, 2008 becoming the first Logger to make it to the Big Leagues. Since that time, Scherzer has won 3 Cy Young Awards (1 in AL, 2 in NL), he became one of only six pitchers in the history of baseball to throw 2 no-hitters in the same season when he did so in 2015, he also tied a MLB single game record by striking out 20 batters on May 11, 2016. Scherzer has been with 5 Major League clubs over his 12-year career including the Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, the Washington Nationals, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and now the New York Mets. In 2021, he became one of only 19 pitchers in the history of baseball to record his 3,000th career strikeout.