Stephen Strasburg

Starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals warms up in the bullpen before playing against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on May 23, 2015 in Washington, DC.(credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Strasburg Chased Early in Nats’ 8-1 Loss to Phillies

Stephen Strasburg is struggling at a time when the Washington Nationals are rolling.



Snider: Harper Delivers, But Strasburg Is Stalled

Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg, both former first overall picks, are on divergent paths.



Nats: Strasburg’s Frustration and Scherzer’s Dominance on Full Display

Stephen Strasburg isn’t hurt. He’s broken on the inside.


Stephen Strasburg  throws a pitch in the fifth inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on September 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Nats Hand Mets First Home Loss Of 2015, 8-2

The Mets opened 2015 10-0 at home, but the Nationals emphatically snapped that streak on Thursday, winning 8-2 behind Stephen Strasburg.


Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals pitches in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on April 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Strasburg Lifts Nationals to 4-1 Win Over Phillies

With Stephen Strasburg’s dominating performance and Denard Span’s return to the lineup, the Washington Nationals are feeling better about themselves.


Max Scherzer named the Nationals' Opening Day starter ahead of the 2015 regular season. (Phota via @Nationals)

Max Scherzer Named Nationals’ Opening Day Starting Pitcher

The Nationals have announced Max Scherzer as their Opening Day starting pitcher two weeks in advance of the 2015 regular season.


Stephen Strasburg exits the field in the playoffs.

Stephen Strasburg ‘Very Much Available’ for Trade (Report)

Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg is “very much available” for trade, as both sides believe it’s “time to move on,” reports USA Today’s John Perrotto.


Stephen Strasburg pitches for the Nationals in the 2014 NLDS

Strasburg, Storen, Fister Agree to Terms with Nationals to Avoid Arbitration

The Nationals have agreed to terms with pitchers Doug Fister, Stephen Strasburg and Drew Storen, to avoid salary arbitration for the 2015 season.


Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals reacts in the second inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game One of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Stephen Strasburg ‘Available’ in Relief for Nationals-Giants NLDS Game 4

Stephen Strasburg could be available to pitch in relief Tuesday night, Matt Williams said, with the Nationals facing playoff elimination entering Game 4 of their NLDS matchup against the San Francisco Giants.


ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.