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Max Scherzer Used as Clue in USA Today Crossword

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Max Scherzer is the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner. But what really made the dominant righty smile was learning that his name was used as a clue in the USA Today crossword puzzle. The clue for 7 down was "Max Scherzer's pride." The answer? "Arm." But if you ask Max, there could be another possible response.

Max Scherzer is the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner. But what really made the dominant righty smile was learning that his name was used as a clue in the USA Today crossword puzzle. The clue for 7 down was "Max Scherzer's pride." The answer? "Arm." But if you ask Max, there could be another possible response.

If the clue read "Detroit Tigers' pride," the answer would have to be "Zubaz."