He has 214 career victories, including a pair of 20-win seasons. He has excelled at every stop in his career, playing for the Rangers, New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Nationals, Detroit Tigers and Arizona Diamondbacks.

While the Rangers are going to be without Mahle and deGrom for an extended period of time (and Jordan Montgomery has moved on the Arizona Diamondbacks), getting Scherzer back and at his best bodes well for Texas to make another postseason run comparable to last year’s World Series championship.