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.
Stephen Strasburg struck out 10 hitters and allowed just one run in six innings Tuesday night, pitching around a 51-minute rain delay. He earned his 15 th win of the season. The Washington Nationals extended their lead over the Atla... Read Post
Chien-Ming Wang pitched for the triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees this afternoon and pitched very well. In seven shutout innings he allowed just four hits, did not walk a batter, and struck out one. He needed just 75 pitches (4... Read Post