Erica May-Scherzer is a celebrity wife. Erica May-Scherzer is the wife of the popular American Baseball pitcher, Max Scherzer. Moreover, Max has played in MLB for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, Washington Nationals, and Los Angeles Dodgers.
Table of Biography
A popular celebrity wife, Erica May-Scherzer was born on January 30, 1986, in Englewood, Colorado, United States. She is now 36 years old. Erica was born to her parents Ronald May (father) and Gail Spearow-May (mother).
Likewise, she spent her childhood with her sibling sister, Allison. Similarly, Erica holds American nationality and belongs to a Caucasian ethnic background. She has Aquarius as her birth sign according to her birth date.
Erica follows Christianity. However, other details about her childhood and early life are unavailable at the moment.
Talking about her academic background, Erica is a graduate student. She has completed her graduation in History from the University of Colorado Denver.
Career and Professional Life
Talking about her profession, she is an American animal advocate. Moreover, she is also a baseball pitcher. However, she left her pitching career because she had a heart problem. But she is more popular in the public as the wife of Max Scherzer.
Max Scherzer’s career
After his first year at the University of Missouri, Scherzer made his professional baseball debut in 2004 with the La Crosse Loggers of the Northwoods League (NWL), a summer league for university teams. He had a 1.91 ERA and six saves while going 2-1 that summer.
In just 33 innings pitched, he also struck out 50 opposing hitters. He received an All-Star midseason citation. Scherzer became the first player ever selected by an MLB team in the first round from Mizzou when the Arizona Diamondbacks selected him with the 11th overall pick in the 2006 MLB Draft.
Moreover, in 2007, he joined the Single-A Visalia Oaks team and started playing for the Diamondbacks. He made three strong starts for the Oaks before being promoted to the Double-A Mobile BayBears.
He was ranked as the fourth-best prospect in the Diamondbacks organization during the 2008 summer. Max was called up to the Diamondbacks on April 27, 2008, following a strong start to the 2008 campaign in Triple-A Tucson.
Additionally, Scherzer had a 3.74 ERA, which was his highest since 2011, a 5-4 record, and 92 strikeouts over 67+1/3 innings in 12 starts during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season. The highest WHIP of his career was 1.38.
More about career
Scherzer completed his first complete game of the season on May 2, 2021, against the Marlins, allowing just one run (on a home run to Isan Dáz in the ninth inning) while striking out nine batters and allowing no bases on balls. On May 8, Scherzer played the New York Yankees. In 7 13 innings, he struck out 14, while giving up two hits, one run, and one walk.
He became only the sixth pitcher, behind Nolan Ryan, Roger Clemens, Randy Johnson, and Pedro Martnez, to reach the milestone with his 100th game with double-digit strikeouts. The opponent’s pitcher at Yankee Stadium’s then-current iteration, which first opened in 2009, struck out 14 times, setting a record.
Furthermore, Scherzer made his home debut with the Mets on April 19, 2022. In seven innings of work, he struck out 10 batters while giving up a hit and a run. For this performance, he earned his third victory of the 2022 season and his first victory with the Mets at Citi Field.
Erica earned a sizable sum of money from her career as a historical scholar and MLB baseball player. Despite the fact that her estimated net worth is not listed anywhere online, she is making $30–$70k per year from her research work because that is the average yearly wage for researchers in the US. Max, Erica’s husband, has a $120 million net worth as of 2022. Max receives an annual income of $80 million.
Talking about her relationship status, Erica is a married woman. Erica is married to Max Scherzer. Max, her husband, is a baseball player who plays professionally. Erica was a pitcher at Missouri University where she first met the love of her life.
Beginning their relationship in 2005, Erica and Max were married in 2013 after dating for eight years. Their lavish wedding took place in Scottsdale, Arizona, on November 23. They went to New Zealand for their honeymoon. Three kids were born to Erica.
Her children are Kacey Hart Scherzer, Brooklyn Scherzer, and Derek Alexander. Brooklyn, her first child, was born on November 29, 2018, and Kacey, her second child, was born on April 7, 2019. Likewise, Derek, her son, was born in May 2021.
Talking about her physical features, Erica has a height of 5 feet 5 inches. Likewise, she has a pair of beautiful green eyes with her blonde hair. However, other information about her body measurements like hip size, shoe size, dress size, and so on are not available at the moment.
Moving to her social media presence, Erica is active on Instagram with more than 10k followers under the username @emaysway. However, she is not active on other social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Likewise, Erica has her personal website named “Nats for Masks”.