Stephen Strasburg RUMORS & NEWS

  • Stephen Strasburg expected to make next start for Nats

    Larry Brown Sports "All appears to be good on the Stephen Strasburg injury front, at least for now. The Washington Nationals ace is expected to make his next scheduled start for the team despite leaving his Sunday start with forearm discomfort." July 25

  • Stephen Strasburg exits start with apparent injury

    Fanrag Sports "No, it’s not a “hug watch,” but Stephen Strasburg did leave the Washington Nationals-Arizona Diamondbacks game on Sunday early with an apparent injury. Washington’s scheduled starter threw two scoreless innings, but not without some scares along the way. He induced a Chris Owings flyout with..." July 23

  • Stephen Strasburg ties Kerry Wood for most Ks through 1000 innings

    Fanrag Sports "What appeared to be a normal, inning-ending groundout on Wednesday during the Nationals-Dodgers game meant a little more for starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg. He worked through his 1,000th inning by getting Cody Bellinger to ground out in the bottom of the second, and Strasburg’s 1,166 career..." June 08

  • Stephen Strasburg named Nationals' Opening Day starter for 4th time "Stephen Strasburg will start Opening Day for the Nationals, manager Dusty Baker announced Sunday. Washington opens its season at 1:05 p.m. ET on April 3 against the Marlins at Nationals Park. This marks the fourth career Opening Day assignment for the 28-year-old Strasburg. He previously..." March 26

  • It’s a stretch: Nats’ Strasburg may ditch windup

    Hardball Talk "Stephen Strasburg may emulate closers and pitch only from the stretch this season. Strasburg avoided a windup for all 23 of his pitches in a 2-1, 10-ininng loss by a Washington split squad to St. Louis on Friday, his first appearance of spring training. “I’m not trying to reinvent myself,..." March 04