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Who Will Win the NL East?

As opposed to 2015, the NL East was one of the better divisions in the MLB in 2016. Their division included two playoff teams ( 552 more words

Atlanta Braves

Injury Expert: Strasburg's Elbow A 'Ticking Time Bomb'

WASHINGTON — The Nationals will have to keep a watchful eye on Stephen Strasburg, closely monitoring the pitcher’s elbow as he enters his eighth big league season. 306 more words

Sports

Strasburg Found Distance Running, Patience this Offseason

WASHINGTON — If the Washington Nationals hope to compete with the beasts of the National League in 2017, they will need the consistent contributions of Stephen Strasburg. 452 more words

Sports

The Faceless Ace: Johnny Cueto

It feels like the last time we heard anything about Johnny Cueto was when he signed a multi-year multi-million dollar deal in San Francisco.  That statement certainly has some element of east-coast bias in it, but it is rather remarkable how little buzz there was and is about Cueto among fantasy baseball prognosticators and players alike.   748 more words

Fantasy Baseball

Strasburg Thinks New Slider Cause of 2016 Injury

WASHINGTON — Stephen Strasburg thinks relying too much on his new slider put stress on his pitching arm and contributed to the injury problems that sidelined him during the second half of last season and the playoffs. 643 more words

Sports

Bowden: Nats Offered Dodgers Strasburg for Seager

WASHINGTON — The Nationals signed Stephen Strasburg to a hearty extension this season, but they weren’t always so set on his future with the team. 283 more words

Sports

Nats by the Numbers- July 2016 Review

Stephen Strasburg held Cincinnati hitless in 6.2 innings on July 3 as the Nationals routed the Reds 12-1.  The start was the first of a month where the All-Star righthander would perform at an elite level. 786 more words