Max Scherzer talks with Tigers tabled

Updated: March 24, 2014, 8:57 AM ET
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The Detroit Tigers said Sunday that reigning Cy Young winner Max Scherzer has rejected a "substantial" extension offer and as a result they have tabled contract talks with the right-hander until after the season.

Later Sunday, agent Scott Boras maintained that it was the Tigers that rejected Scherzer's offer but agreed that talks were over until after the season.

"The Detroit Tigers have made a substantial, long-term contract extension offer to Max Scherzer that would have ...

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