Through his first eight games as a Washington National, Max Scherzer is off to the best start of his career by several measures.
2014 record: 90-72, 1st place in AL Central
Manager: Brad Ausmus, 2nd season
Estimated 2015 payroll: $172 million
For the moment, the debate is over. Miguel Cabrera is the American League’s Most Valuable Player, and the vote wasn’t all that close.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) When the AL MVP award went to Miguel Cabrera on Thursday, it was a big hit back home.