Posts tagged Stephen Strasburg

BRYCE HARPER DEBUTS IN LA

BRYCE HARPER DEBUTS IN LA

Los Angeles, CA – Bryce Harper got into his first major league game Saturday night in front of a super-charged crowd of over 54,000 at Dodger Stadium and the 19-year old proved to be up to the task. With his every move being scrutinized from the moment he arrived at the ballpark, Harper went 1-3 with a […]

BIG NAMES ON AFL ROSTERS

BIG NAMES ON AFL ROSTERS

The Arizona Fall League is firing up for its 20th season and has broken out with new logos for its annual 40-game run. The league, started in 1992, is a melting pot where top prospects are observed by talent evaluators from early October till mid-November. This year’s class will include P Gerritt Cole, the top overall pick […]

WEEKEND: STRASBURG, POMERANZ PITCH WELL

WEEKEND: STRASBURG, POMERANZ PITCH WELL

Highly-touted pitching prospects Drew Pomeranz and Stephen Strasburg both toed the rubber on Saturday, each pitching well in losses. Strasburg, the top overall pick in the 2009 First Year Player Draft, made his third start since coming back from Tommy John surgery while Pomeranz made his second big-league start ever. Strasburg went six strong innings […]

STRASBURG’S WORK LOAD LINED OUT

STRASBURG’S WORK LOAD LINED OUT

The Washington Nationals have released the schedule they have for uber-prospect P Stephen Strasburg as the major league season plays out over the next several weeks. Strasburg, the top overall pick in the 2009 First Year Player Draft, is comebacking from Tommy John surgery and had a succesful five-inning return to the majors on September […]

STRASBURG SHARP OVER 5 IP

STRASBURG SHARP OVER 5 IP

Stephen Strasburg made his return to the majors Tuesday night with five sharp innings vs. the Dodgers. In cold and windy conditions, Strasburg threw 56 pitches, 40 for strikes and struck out four with no walks and two hits allowed. He left with a 3-0 lead but the Dodgers came back to win the game […]

STRASBURG TO START FOR NATS TUESDAY

STRASBURG TO START FOR NATS TUESDAY

Stephen Strasburg will make it back to the bigs with a start against the Dodgers on Tuesday night, Bill Ladson of MLB.com is reporting. The top overall pick in the 2009 First-Year Player Draft is coming back from Tommy John surgery and was solid in his last start at AAA Syracuse Saturday. The Nationals have […]

STRASBURG HAS ROUGH A OUTING

STRASBURG HAS ROUGH A OUTING

After two very encouraging rehab starts, rehabbing Stephen Strasburg struggled over 1 2/3 innings in his third outing Thursday. Pitching for class-A Hagerstown, the right-hander coming back from Tommy John surgery threw 49 pitches, 29 for strikes, and gave up five earned runs. A long first inning, 32 pitches, ate into his pre-set limit of 50. […]

REHAB START GOES WELL FOR STRASBURG

REHAB START GOES WELL FOR STRASBURG

Washington Nationals’ phenom Stephen Strasburg returned to the mound in an A-league game today, going 1 2/3 innings with 1 ER (a homer) and four strikeouts. Strasburg threw 31 pitches with 25 strikes and only six balls, showing the sharpness that was on display until the injury that required Tommy John surgery occured almost exactly a […]

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