Scherzer pitches another gem for the Nationals after Cardinals fall 3-1 in Game 2, 2-0 Washington lead

Scherzer pitches another gem for the Nationals after Cardinals fall 3-1 in Game 2, 2-0 Washington lead
(Source: KFVS)

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KFVS) - Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer followed up Anibal Sanchez’s near no-hitter with six innings of no-hit ball.

Scherzer, a St. Louis native and Mizzou alum, struck out 11 and walked two over seven innings.

The no-hitter was broken up by Paul Goldschmidt, but the redbirds could only muster up one run.

Nationals take game two 3-1 and head to Washington, D.C. with a 2-0 lead in the series.

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