Jim Leyland got very vocal on Tuesday in defense of Max Scherzer. The Detroit Tigers manager bristled when it was suggested that Scherzer's win-loss record was more a reflection of the potent bats in his team's lineup than a true reflection of the pitcher's prowess.
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