Stephen Strasburg

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Strasburg Named Opening Day Starter

Coming as little surprise, Stephen Strasburg will be the opening day starter for the Nationals when they face the New York Mets on March 31 at Citi Field.


ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.


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Steve McCatty Talks Strasburg’s New Pitch, Storen’s Weight Gain

Nats pitching coach Steve McCatty joined Grant and Danny Tuesday, and talked about Strasburg’s new pitch, Storen’s abrupt weight gain, and the effect Fister’s leadership has had on the pitching staff.


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Nationals’ Strasburg Working on His Move

Because Stephen Strasburg is Stephen Strasburg, the Washington Nationals gave him one of the bigger lockers in the clubhouse at spring training. He’d prefer they didn’t.


Washington Nationals Spring Training home - Space Coast Stadium  in Viera, Florida (Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Spring is in The Air for Nationals Pitchers and Catchers

Pitchers and catchers report tomorrow for the Washington Nationals in Viera, Fla., and under new manager Matt Williams, change is surely on the horizon.


Stephen Strasburg watches as the Tigers' Alex Avila rounds the bases after hitting a tiebreaking grand slam in the sixth inning of Tuesday's game in Detroit. (Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Strasburg, Nationals Agree on $3.975M Deal to Avoid Arbitration

The Washington Nationals and ace Stephen Strasburg have agreed on a contract to avoid salary arbitration entering his fifth season in Major League Baseball, Adam Kilgore is reporting for the Washington Post.


Stephen Strasburg pitched into the 8th inning for the first time in his Major League career on Thursday. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Strasburg, Harper, LaRoche All Had Minor Offseason Surgeries

The Nationals announced Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper and Adam LaRoche all had minor offseason surgeries with limited recovery time expected, according to James Wagner of the Washington Post.


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Feinstein on Being Called ‘an Idiot': ‘Bob Knight Called Me a Pimp and a Whore’

In response to Davey Johnson calling him “an idiot” for suggesting Stephen Strasburg’s shutdown in 2012 is still haunting the Nats in his latest column, John Feinstein of the Washington Post said, “Bob Knight called me a pimp and whore twenty-seven years ago, so everything is sort of mild by comparison.”


Stephen Strasburg  pitches against the Miami Marlins in the first inning of game 2 of their day-night doubleheader at Nationals Park on September 22, 2013 in Washington, DC. (credit: Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Johnson: Nats ‘Probably’ would have Won 2012 World Series with Strasburg

In his final weekly appearance with the Junkies, retiring Nats manager Davey Johnson dropped the bombshell that he thinks his team “probably” would have won the World Series in 2012 with Stephen Strasburg on the roster.


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Strasburg Shaky Early, But Nationals Win 6-4

Stephen Strasburg overcame a shaky start to earn his first victory in nearly a month.





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