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Max Scherzer Will Start for Nationals vs. Astros If World Series Reaches Game 7

After being scratched from his scheduled start in Game 5 of the World Series, Washington Nationals starter Max Scherzer will be available for Game 7 on Wednesday if necessary, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today.

"He's good to go," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Tuesday.

The Nationals trail the Houston Astros 3-2 entering Game 6 and will need to win to force a Game 7.

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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