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Former pitcher, House, says Noah Syndergaard is an injury risk this season

Former major league pitcher and pitching coach Tom House believes that Noah Syndergaard could suffer an arm injury as soon as this summer, he told Bob Klapisch of The Record.

Nationals Dusty Baker and Max Scherzer talk about Scherzers injured right ring finger

Nationals skipper Dusty Baker and Nats starter Max Scherzer addressed his injured right ring finger.

If you found yourself wondering how things got to where they are with Max Scherzers stress fracture in the knuckle of his right ring finger after yesterdays revelation that the 2016 NL Cy Young winner might not be available for the Washington Nationals 2017 season opener, Scherzer and Nats skipper Dusty Baker did their best to explain the situation.

In separate interviews from the Nationals new shared Spring Training facility in West Palm Beach, Florida, Scherzer and Baker talked about the injury and rehab process on Thursday





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Own/Start Breakdown

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Own:
79.09%
-4.44 compared to last week
Start:
79.31%
+3.25 compared to last week
Own:
77.27%
-4.87 compared to last week
Start:
85.88%
+3.27 compared to last week
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Expert Consensus

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8th

2nd

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Player Breakdowns

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2.6314-910218/4310.81.1613.84
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Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 8th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 23rd.
  • The current leader among SP's is Justin Verlander
  • He has been under achieving. Look for him to bounce back.

Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 75 in WHIP and is currently ranked 64th with 1.26
  • Top 20 in ERA and is currently ranked 18th with 2.77
  • Top 50 in walks and is currently ranked 46th with 28
  • Top 20 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 20th with 103
  • Top 50 in wins and is currently ranked 38th with 6
  • Top 100 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 91st with 89.2
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.5 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +5, L: +2, WHIP: +0.107, ERA: -0.762, K's: +52, Walks: +12
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2.9620-7284/5611.20.9723.85
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Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 2nd among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 3rd.
  • The current leader among SP's is Justin Verlander
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.

Trending Pitching Stats

  • WHIP is among the best in the league currently ranked 9th with 0.99
  • Top 15 in ERA and is currently ranked 13th with 2.64
  • Top 75 in walks and is currently ranked 55th with 27
  • He strikes out a lot of batters and is currently ranked 3rd with 136
  • He wins a lot of games and is currently ranked 2nd with 11
  • He pitches a lot of innings and is currently ranked 5th with 113.2
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +6, L: -5, WHIP: +0.041, ERA: +0.134, K's: +8, Walks: +22
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Injury Status

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No Injury Reported

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FINGER - Ready for Opening Day?

Max Scherzer (finger) played catch Thursday but would not commit to being ready for Opening Day.


Scheduled Matchups

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Player Rating

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13.84

23.85

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Trust Rating

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75%

78%

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Start/Sit Decision

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Sit

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Start 83% Certainty

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