Washington Nationals put Stephen Strasburg on disabled list

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

As was expected following his last start, the Washington Nationals have placed ace right-hander Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day disabled list with a strained lat muscle in his back. The move was made after Strasburg was unable to make his scheduled bullpen session on Wednesday. Strasburg was removed from his start ...

Stephen Strasburg leaves game with strained oblique

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Prepare yourselves for a huge shock: Washington Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg left his start Friday night against the Atlanta Braves with yet another injury. The Nats' ace reportedly strained an oblique muscle and is likely headed to the disabled list as a result. As we've said many times on this ...

Stephen Strasburg dealing with forearm tightness

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Critics have long suggested that Washington Nationals right-handed ace Stephen Strasburg's career will end up being short because of his herky-jerky delivery. Those critics have more ammunition now, as CSNWashington's Mark Zuckerman is reporting that Strasburg is experiencing forearm tightness and could miss his next start. Strasburg has had a number ...

Nationals Say Stephen Strasburg Has Two or Three Starts Left

Friday, August 31st, 2012

For the entire Major League Baseball season we've all known that Washington Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg would be shut down at some point. Now we finally have a timeline for when that will happen. Washington had long resisted publicly announcing a specific date or innings mark where they would cut their ...

Stephen Strasburg Leaves Game With Arm Soreness

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

Stephen Strasburg had an eventful Sunday. He went two-for-two at the plate with his first career home run, while also pitching five innings, allowing just four hits, three runs (one earned) and striking out eight. He improved his record to 4-1 and lowered his ERA to 2.21 with a 9-3 ...

Stephen Strasburg To Have Innings Limited in 2012

Monday, February 20th, 2012

When the Washington Nationals selected Stephen Strasburg with the No. 1 pick in the 2009 Major League Baseball draft, they expected to get a guy who would be a difference maker right off the bat. Unfortunately, after a very promising start to his career, Strasburg found himself on the wrong ...

Strasburg To Return To Majors On September 6

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

We finally know when Washington Nationals phenom Stephen Strasburg will make his much-anticipated return to the big leagues. On Tuesday Washington manager Davey Johnson confirmed that he had the young righty penciled in as his starter on Sept. 6 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Strasburg will make one more minor league ...

Stephen Strasburg Hits 99 In Rehab Start

Saturday, August 13th, 2011

Well, it looks like we will indeed get a second round of Stephen Strasburg mania this season. The Washington Nationals' prized right hander made his second rehab start Friday night and was impressive. The No. 1 pick from the 2009 MLB Draft tossed three scoreless innings for the Class A Potomac ...