Max Scherzer said it wasn't entirely about the $210 million the Nationals will pay him as part of his contract. He wants to win.
The Nationals' contract with Max Scherzer is as unique as it is lucrative. Here are the details of the deal and how it came together.
Nats GM Mike Rizzo explains thinking behind Max Scherzer signing.
Did the Nationals need to add Cy Young winner Max Scherzer? No, but now that they have, winning big is the expectation.