Max Scherzer wouldn’t be reliever in Game 5 of the Dodgers-Giants Division Series

Dodgers starting pitcher Max Scherzer would not be used as a reliever in Game 5 of the Division Series against the Giants in the MLB postseason.

The pitcher is coming off 110 pitches in Monday’s game this week, the third of the game between the Californian teams in the National League.

Manager Dave Roberts said it is «highly unlikely» that he will have Scherzer among his options to relieve in this sudden death game, The Athletic reported.

The game will be played at the Giants Stadium and is the last of this season’s division series in the majors.