Max Scherzer did his research before signing with the Nationals by talking to two of his friends on the team.
After signing Max Scherzer, the Nationals have some big decisions to make over the next four weeks in regards to their rotation.
Both the Marlins and Braves added backup outfielders late this week. Miami got Ichiro, while former Nat Jonny Gomes landed in Atlanta.
Scott Boras' agency has an "internal rating" system to compare MLB pitching staffs. He says the Nats are the best.
Max Scherzer's signing is yet another sign of the Nationals' continued growth as a franchise.