Tag Archive: Stephen Strasburg

Jun 01

Nationals Prospect Watch: Michael A. Taylor

The most successful players the Nationals have on their current 25-man roster have either been first round draft picks or acquired from another team like Jayson Werth and Gio Gonzalez. Since moving to Washington, the Nationals have not done well at developing players who were not sure cut stars when they were drafted like Stephen …

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May 31

Nationals Offense Wakes Up and Blows Out Rangers 9-2

Well hello 2012 Washington Nationals welcome to 2014 could you stay for a while? Tonight’s seemed like a flashback to the greatest year in this young franchises history as the Texas Rangers got the full extent of what the 2012 Nationals so good: Pitching and Homeruns. With none other than Stephen Strasburg taking the mound …

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May 30

Nationals vs Rangers 5/30 Lineup and Preview

The Washington Nationals could be one of the luckiest teams coming into their 53rd game of the season even though they are 25-27. The Nationals have had four of their eight starting players in their lineup on the disabled list this year as well as two of the five starting rotation pitchers visiting the DL. …

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May 17

Can the Tommy John Surgery Epidemic be Stopped?

All of Major League Baseball took a hit this week when it was announced that the Miami Marlins young phenom pitcher Jose Fernandez would most likely need Tommy John surgery and his season would be over. Washington Nationals fans understand the pain that the Marlins are going through because the Nationals young star pitcher, Stephen …

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Apr 30

Making the Case for Jake Stinnett

When it comes to Major League Baseball’s draft, it is typically very tough to guess which teams will select which players. Many factors come into play: some teams prefer high school players over college players, some will draft pitcher-heavy, and others will look to take local players. There are several top prospects, and one of …

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Mar 31

Nationals Opening Day 25-man Roster

The Washington Nationals have released their 25-man opening day roster and there are not too many surprises. With Doug Fister being placed on the 15-day DL,Tanner Roark and Taylor Jordan both made the roster. Roark and Jordan were battling this spring for the 5th spot in the rotation. Both will be in the rotation until …

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Jul 19

Another Young Pitcher is Coming….

(stats according to orioles.com) Zach Britton. Heard of him? If you haven’t yet, you will soon. Britton has been tearing it up all season long in both Bowie and Norfolk where he has made 3 starts already. In his last ten starts in the minors, Britton is 6-1 with a miniscule ERA of 1.11. That’s …

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Jun 09


I am not a Nationals fan, nor will I ever pretend to be, but I was interested in seeing Stephen Strasburg’s debut tonight.  I was not able to watch it at home instead I had the pleasure of watching from the WBAL radio studio with my boss and host Brett Hollander. Keeping track of the …

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