♦ Tigers' Verlander, Scherzer could make strikeout history (USA Today)
Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer could become the best single-season strikeout duo in Detroit Tigers history.
Verlander and Scherzer rank first and second in the American League in strikeouts. If each maintains his current pace, they could strike out at least 240 apiece.
According to research done through Baseball-Reference.com, the Tigers have never had two pitchers fan at least 240 hitters in the same season. . .
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Bernie Miklasz: Shout-out to Detroit's @Max_Scherzer Last 16 starts is 10-3 with 3.64 ERA and K rate of 11.8. Leads majors with 178 Ks