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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

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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


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


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

Nats by the Numbers- April 2016 Review

Chris Heisey is mobbed at home plate by his Nationals’ teammates following Heisey’s 16th inning game-ending home run that gave the Nationals a 6-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on April 24th. 927 more words

Dusty Baker: Would Take a Miracle for Strasburg to Pitch in NLCS

WASHINGTON — Nationals manager Dusty Baker says it would be a “miracle” if Stephen Stasburg were available to pitch in the National League Championship Series, should Washington beat the Dodgers in Game 5 of the NLDS on Thursday. 196 more words