Washington Nationals top prospect Stephen Strasburg pitched five strong innings today allowing only one hit. The righty struck out six and walked only one batter. So far on the season for AA-Harrisburg he has pitched 12.1 innings, allowed one earned run on seven hits and three walks. He has also struck out 17 batters.
Mike Rizzo told the Washington Post's Adam Kilgore:
"He's doing the things he needs to do to progress to the next level.
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