In addition, the Tigers official statement indicates there will be "no further in-season negotiations" with Scherzer, who is due to become a free agent after the 2014 season.
Tigers Statement on Max Scherzer pic.twitter.com/kTUpgtO1ZVLast year, Scherzer won the A.L. Cy Young award with a 21-3 record, 2.90 ERA and 240 strikeouts in 214.1 innings. Scherzer led the league in wins and WHIP (0.970) and finished second in K/9 (10.078) behind Yu Darvish (11.890) after leading the league in 2012 with an 11.1 K/9 rate.
— Tigers PR (@DetroitTigersPR) March 23, 2014
Scherzer is my SP7 in my 2014 fantasy baseball starting pitcher rankings.