Dodgers' Max Scherzer on early exit from Game 2 de NLCS: 'I'm just tired'

El ex ganador del premio Cy Young permitió dos carreras y cuatro hits y ponchó a siete bateadores 4.1 entradas de trabajo.

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ATLANTA, GEORGIA - OCTUBRE 17: Manager Dave Roberts takes Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers out of the game against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – OCTUBRE 17: Manager Dave Roberts takes Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers out of the game against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia. ((Foto de Kevin C. Imágenes de Cox / Getty))

Scherzer, who only threw 79 parcelas, said that his armwas dead.

I could tell when I was warming up that it was still tired,” Scherzer said after the Dodgers’ 5-4 loss to the Atlanta Braves, vía Dodger Blue 1958. “I wasn’t going to be able to get truly deep into a game, and I wasn’t going to be able to get to that 95, 100-pitch count. I knew it was going to be sooner than that.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - OCTUBRE 17:  Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – OCTUBRE 17: Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia. ((Photo by Michael Zarrilli/Getty Images))

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Scherzer left the game after he allowed a runner on base. Left-hander Alex Vesia replaced him and got out of the fifth with no further damage. Scherzer said that he left the game strictly because of fatigue.

I’m not dealing with any red-flag injuries,” Scherzer said, mediante el Orange County Register. “I’m just tired.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - OCTUBRE 17:  Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tosses the ball in the air in between pitches against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia.

ATLANTA, GEORGIA – OCTUBRE 17: Max Scherzer #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tosses the ball in the air in between pitches against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Truist Park on October 17, 2021 en Atlanta, Georgia. ((Foto de Kevin C. Imágenes de Cox / Getty))

sin embargo, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts praised Scherzer for his pitching.

After that fourth inning, he said he was starting to feel it a little bit,” Roberts told reporters. “So that’s why going into that fifth inning, it was going to be a short leash, and when I took the ball, él dijo, ‘I gave it all I had,’ and that’s what you want from a player.

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