Mets Ace Max Scherzer Reportedly Bit By His Dog

The New York Mets just can't catch a break.

The New York Mets just can't catch a break.

The good news is the injury shouldn't keep him out long, if at all.

Scherzer was bit on his non-throwing hand.

Scherzer was bit on his non-throwing hand.

It's unclear if the dog bite will lengthen his stay on the IL.

At home in Florida, the Mets right-hander was bitten by one of his dogs in recent days

The bite was to Scherzer’s non-pitching (left) hand, lessening the team’s concern.

Scherzer is on the IL with an oblique strain and rehabbing for a potential July return to the Mets.