Video: Max Scherzer got messed with during his in-game interview


In-game interviews always seem like a bad idea. Players and managers always talk about focus, but then the camera crew comes in and they’re supposed to make smalltalk with John Kruk or whoever. The worst part is that we often end up missing action on the field or, at the very least, analysis of action on the field, which is supposed to be the bleedin’ point of having John Kruk there to begin with.

But sometimes it’s fun. At least if the interviewee and his friends do not take the interview seriously. Like last night, when Max Scherzer was on-camera during the Nats-Giants game, and his teammates decided to mess with him:

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