Remember last week when the World Series was set and Nate Silver tweeted this?
This is the least compelling World Series matchup in a long time, maybe ever. MLB made a lot of great and overdue changes this season but it's time to contract the playoffs and give the regular season more meaning.— Nate Silver (@NateSilver538) October 25, 2023
File it under “Takes That Did Not Age Well.”
Tonight, the action moves to Chase Field as the Texas Rangers look to regain the lead.
Veteran Max Scherzer will take the mound for the Rangers while rookie Brandon Pfaadt will pitch for the D-backs.
In postseason play, Scherzer has pitched in 6.2 innings for a 9.45 ERA (1.80 WHIP). He’s struck out six.
Meanwhile, Pfaadt enters the game with a 2.70 ERA in 16.2 innings pitched (1,08 WHIP) with 22 strikeouts.
The game will start at 6:03 pm on Fox.