strained oblique

Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals has a discussion with Pitching Coach Steve McCatty before being removed from te game the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on May 31, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Strasburg Strikes Fear in D.C. With Early Injury Exit

Stephen Strasburg gave everyone a good scare when he was pulled after the second inning of the Nats’ 3-2 victory over the Braves Friday night, but what was feared to be an arm injury turned out to be a “nagging” strained oblique.