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Max Scherzer won’t start for Dodgers vs. Braves in NLCS Game 6

Dodgers ace Max Scherzer, slated to start Saturday’s essential Game 6 of the Nationwide League Championship Collection towards the Braves, won’t make the start, per studies. Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times was the primary to report.

Scherzer has pitched only one sport this collection, throwing 4.1 innings (and simply 79 pitches) and permitting 2 earned runs in Game 2 final Sunday. “My arm was lifeless,” the 37-year-old advised reporters after the 5–4 Dodgers loss.

Scherzer’s scratch is because of fatigue considerations, in accordance with Castillo. The eight-time All-Star made two appearances in the Nationwide League Divisional Collection towards the Padres, together with a one-inning save in which he threw 13 pitches simply three days earlier than his NLCS start.

After a blowout win in Los Angeles in Game 5, the Dodgers will enter their second consecutive elimination sport as they journey to Atlanta trailing 3–2.

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