It looks like Detroit Tigers ace Max Scherzer is soon to be former Detroit Tigers ace Max Scherzer.

Multiple media outlets reported Sunday that the right-handed pitching prize of the offseason was on the verge of signing a seven-year deal with the Washington Nationals. Other media rsported Scherzer was in serious talks with at least one other team.

Last offseason, Scherzer reportedly turned down a six-year $144 million offer from the Tigers. It is widely believed he is looking for a $200-plus million contract.

Scherzer has been with Detroit for five seasons. He won the 2013 AL Cy Young Award after going 21-3 with a 2.90 ERA and 240 strikeouts. Last season, he went 18-5 with a 3.19 ERA and a career-high 252 strikeouts.