Friday, June 12, 2015
National's pitcher's wife supports LGBT night out next week, various charities
The wife, Erica May-Scherzer, of Nationals ace pitcher (acquired as a free agent from the Detroit Tigers) Max Scherzer, will help sponsor the Nationals Night Out on Wednesday June 17, as detailed in a Washington Post story by Dan Steinberg, here. In the past, the Night Out has reserved an area behind the right field stands.
The Blade has an account by Kevin Majoros, here.
MLB has yet to announce an openly gay player in modern times (since Glenn Burke and Billy Bean).