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Stephen Strasburg
ERA W-L K
3.46 11-7 155
Team: WashingtonHt / Wt: 6-4 / 228 NFBC ADP: 41.66
Position: SPBorn: 7/20/1988 Birthplace: San Diego, California
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 1st Round by Nationals (2009)


Latest News
Jan. 15 4:23 PM PT5:23 PM MT6:23 PM CT7:23 PM ET19:23 ET0:23 GMT8:23 5:23 PM MST7:23 PM EST7:53 PM VEN4:23 UAE (+1)6:23 PM CT-Strasburg and the Nationals have agreed to terms on a $10.4 million contract for the 2016 season.
Analysis: This is Strasburg's final arbitration year prior to hitting the free-agent market. The hard-throwing right-hander was limited to 23 starts in 2015 by injuries, recording an 11-7 record and a 3.46 ERA with 155 strikeouts in 127 1-3 innings.
Nov. 11 7:34 PM PT8:34 PM MT9:34 PM CT10:34 PM ET22:34 ET3:34 GMT11:34 8:34 PM MST10:34 PM EST11:04 PM VEN7:34 UAE (+1)9:34 PM CT-Strasburg's agent says the Washington Nationals pitcher has had surgery to remove a non-cancerous growth from his back. Scott Boras said Strasburg was bothered by the growth when he pitched. Boras says the surgery took place about a month ago and added: ''He's fine now.''
Analysis: Strasburg was 11-7 with a career-high 3.46 ERA. He was on the disabled list from May 30 to June 23 because of neck tightness and from July 5 to Aug. 8 due to a left oblique strain. The 27-year-old right-hander, who was sidelined from August 2010 until September 2011 because of Tommy John surgery, can become a free agent after next season.
Oct. 2 3:26 PM PT4:26 PM MT5:26 PM CT6:26 PM ET18:26 ET22:26 GMT6:26 3:26 PM MST5:26 PM EST5:56 PM VEN2:26 UAE (+1)5:26 PM CT-Strasburg continued his roll on Thursday against Atlanta, holding the Braves scoreless over six innings.
Analysis: He walked one and struck out seven to pick up his 11th win. Strasburg is 3-0 with a 0.62 ERA and 44 strikeouts in his last four starts.
Sep. 27 9:54 AM PT10:54 AM MT11:54 AM CT12:54 PM ET12:54 ET16:54 GMT0:54 9:54 AM MST11:54 AM EST12:24 PM VEN20:54 UAE11:54 AM CT-Strasburg fanned 13 while giving up one run in eight innings Saturday but did not get a decision in a 2-1 win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Strasburg (10-7, 3.63 ERA) has 50 strikeouts in 30 1-3 innings this month and is 2-1 with a 1.48 ERA in those four starts.
Sep. 21 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET17:30 ET21:30 GMT5:30 2:30 PM MST4:30 PM EST5:00 PM VEN1:30 UAE (+1)4:30 PM CT-Strasburg struck out 10 on Sunday in an encore to one of the best starts of his career.
Analysis: He's now fanned 37 batters over his last three outings, a Nationals record since the franchise moved to Washington. He was charged with two runs in seven innings.
Sep. 16 3:37 PM PT4:37 PM MT5:37 PM CT6:37 PM ET18:37 ET22:37 GMT6:37 3:37 PM MST5:37 PM EST6:07 PM VEN2:37 UAE (+1)5:37 PM CT-Strasburg gave up one hit in eight innings and matched a career high with 14 strikeouts in a 4-0 win in Philadelphia on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Strasburg (9-7, 3.98 ERA) allowed only a single to Cody Asche leading off the bottom of the fifth, a hard grounder to right field. He has 27 strikeouts in his last two starts. Strasburg had 14 strikeouts in his major league debut June 8, 2010, against Pittsburgh.
Sep. 10 3:47 PM PT4:47 PM MT5:47 PM CT6:47 PM ET18:47 ET22:47 GMT6:47 3:47 PM MST5:47 PM EST6:17 PM VEN2:47 UAE (+1)5:47 PM CT-Strasburg gave up three runs over 7 1-3 innings in a 5-3 loss to the Mets on Wednesday.
Analysis: Strasburg has now completed at least six innings in five of his last six outings, posting a 2.89 ERA in that stretch.
Sep. 2 3:51 PM PT4:51 PM MT5:51 PM CT6:51 PM ET18:51 ET22:51 GMT6:51 3:51 PM MST5:51 PM EST6:21 PM VEN2:51 UAE (+1)5:51 PM CT-Strasburg is expected to start Wednesday against the New York Mets.
Analysis: Strasburg (8-6, 4.35 ERA) has an ailing back. Tanner Roark is slated to start in his place Friday night against Atlanta.
Aug. 30 12:27 PM PT1:27 PM MT2:27 PM CT3:27 PM ET15:27 ET19:27 GMT3:27 12:27 PM MST2:27 PM EST2:57 PM VEN23:27 UAE2:27 PM CT-Strasburg left Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins after four innings with upper back tightness, but hopes to be ready for his next start.
Analysis: Strasburg left after 60 pitches with the Nationals trailing 4-2, but they rallied for a 7-4 win. Strasburg (8-6, 3.45 ERA) said he felt tightness after his last start, but with normal treatment it went away.
Aug. 26 12:18 PM PT1:18 PM MT2:18 PM CT3:18 PM ET15:18 ET19:18 GMT3:18 12:18 PM MST2:18 PM EST2:48 PM VEN23:18 UAE2:18 PM CT-Strasburg won for the third time four starts Tuesday, striking out seven while limiting San Diego to two runs and two hits over six innings in an 8-3 victory.
Analysis: Strasburg has reverted to vintage form in his last seven starts, going 5-1 with a 1.51 ERA, striking out 50 over 41 2-3 innings.
Aug. 20 3:50 PM PT4:50 PM MT5:50 PM CT6:50 PM ET18:50 ET22:50 GMT6:50 3:50 PM MST5:50 PM EST6:20 PM VEN2:50 UAE (+1)5:50 PM CT-Strasburg gave up one unearned run in seven innings in a 4-1 win over Colorado on Wednesday.
Analysis: Strasburg (7-6, 4.22 ERA) also yielded two hits and walked none while improving to 4-1 with a 1.26 ERA in his last six starts for the Nationals.
Aug. 9 4:24 PM PT5:24 PM MT6:24 PM CT7:24 PM ET19:24 ET23:24 GMT7:24 4:24 PM MST6:24 PM EST6:54 PM VEN3:24 UAE (+1)6:24 PM CT-Strasburg allowed one run and three hits with 12 strikeouts over seven innings Saturday in his return to the Nationals. He beat Colorado 6-1.
Analysis: Strasburg has gone 3-0 with a 1.19 ERA over his last four starts dating to before he went on the disabled list.
Aug. 4 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Strasburg says he's doing well after striking out 11 in his latest minor league rehabilitation assignment, but still isn't sure when he'll return to the majors.
Analysis: Strasburg was in control Monday night, pitching 5 2-3 innings without a walk for Triple-A Syracuse on Monday. There is no timetable for him to rejoin the Nationals.
July 4 9:51 AM PT10:51 AM MT11:51 AM CT12:51 PM ET12:51 ET16:51 GMT0:51 9:51 AM MST11:51 AM EST12:21 PM VEN20:51 UAE11:51 AM CT-Strasburg returned from a strained left oblique Saturday.
Analysis: Strasburg struck out 12 Rockies and earned his sixth victory.
June 29 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 ET22:09 GMT6:09 3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Strasburg had a season-best nine strikeouts in seven innings in a 3-2 win over Philadelphia on Sunday.
Analysis: Strasburg (5-5, 5.49 ERA) gave up two runs, four hits and one walk while improving to 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA in his two starts since returning from the disabled list (neck).
May 29 4:53 PM PT5:53 PM MT6:53 PM CT7:53 PM ET19:53 ET23:53 GMT7:53 4:53 PM MST6:53 PM EST7:23 PM VEN3:53 UAE (+1)6:53 PM CT-Strasburg pitched five shutout innings in his return from the disabled list, a 3-1 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Strasburg (4-5, 5.90 ERA), who hadn't pitched since May 29 because of neck tightness, allowed baserunners in four of five innings but only one got as far as second base. It was Strasburg's first scoreless start this season.
May 6 9:58 PM PT10:58 PM MT11:58 PM CT12:58 AM ET0:58 ET4:58 GMT12:58 9:58 PM MST11:58 PM EST12:28 AM VEN8:58 UAE11:58 PM CT-Strasburg says he feels much better after visiting a chiropractor.
Analysis: Strasburg left his last start after three innings. Manager Matt Williams said the right-hander had an "alignment issue' under his shoulder blade.
Apr. 20 3:19 PM PT4:19 PM MT5:19 PM CT6:19 PM ET18:19 ET22:19 GMT6:19 3:19 PM MST5:19 PM EST5:49 PM VEN2:19 UAE (+1)5:19 PM CT-Strasburg was in top form Sunday to earn a win over Philadelphia.
Analysis: Strasburg pitched 7 1-3 innings and allowed just five hits and one run while striking out seven. His next start will come Saturday at Miami.
Apr. 15 1:47 PM PT2:47 PM MT3:47 PM CT4:47 PM ET16:47 ET20:47 GMT4:47 1:47 PM MST3:47 PM EST4:17 PM VEN0:47 UAE (+1)3:47 PM CT-Strasburg allowed five runs and 10 hits in 5 1-3 innings of Washington's loss to Boston on Tuesday.
Analysis: Strasburg has been roughed up for 11 runs - eight earned - in 10 2-3 innings over his two starts.
Apr. 10 2:54 PM PT3:54 PM MT4:54 PM CT5:54 PM ET17:54 ET21:54 GMT5:54 2:54 PM MST4:54 PM EST5:24 PM VEN1:54 UAE (+1)4:54 PM CT-Strasburg lost his season debut Thursday for the first time in his career, giving up six runs - though just three were earned - and nine hits over 5 1-3 innings in a 6-3 defeat against the Mets.
Analysis: Strasburg also walked three batters in what was not a particularly encouraging showing.
Mar. 28 8:54 AM PT9:54 AM MT10:54 AM CT11:54 AM ET11:54 ET15:54 GMT23:54 8:54 AM MST10:54 AM EST11:24 AM VEN19:54 UAE9:54 AM CT-Strasburg will start for the Washington Nationals in the third game of the season on April 9 in a likely showdown with New York Mets ace Matt Harvey. Nationals manager Matt Williams made the announcement Saturday.
Analysis: Barring any setbacks from a twisted ankle, Strasburg will face Harvey, who was bypassed as his team's opening day starter in favor of Bartolo Colon.
Mar. 21 1:56 PM PT2:56 PM MT3:56 PM CT4:56 PM ET16:56 ET20:56 GMT4:56 1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST4:26 PM VEN0:56 UAE (+1)2:56 PM CT-Strasburg will miss Sunday's scheduled spring training start after injuring his left ankle during conditioning work Friday.
Analysis: ''He twisted his ankle a little bit, so we're going to have to see how he goes in the next couple of days and push him (back),'' Nationals manager Matt Williams said. ''He's a little sore, so we don't want to have any issues with him not feeling 100 percent.'' Williams did not think the injury was serious. Strasburg has not had an MRI.
Mar. 11 2:11 PM PT3:11 PM MT4:11 PM CT5:11 PM ET17:11 ET21:11 GMT5:11 2:11 PM MST4:11 PM EST4:41 PM VEN1:11 UAE (+1)3:11 PM CT-Strasburg will miss his scheduled spring training start against the New York Mets on Thursday because of an ingrown toenail.
Analysis: Manager Matt Williams said Strasburg is "a little bit sore moving around, running around. ... He's perfectly fine, but he had an ingrown toenail they had to get out of there." Right-hander A.J. Cole will get the start for Washington against the Mets on Thursday.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2010 Was 5 3 0 - 0 12 12 0 68.0 56 25 22 5 17 0 92 1.07 2.91
2011 Was 1 1 0 - 0 5 5 0 24.0 15 5 4 0 2 0 24 0.71 1.50
2012 Was 15 6 0 - 0 28 28 0 159.1 136 62 56 15 48 1 197 1.15 3.16
2013 Was 8 9 0 - 0 30 30 1 183.0 136 71 61 16 56 1 191 1.05 3.00
2014 Was 14 11 0 - 0 34 34 0 215.0 198 86 75 23 43 4 242 1.12 3.14
2015 Was 11 7 0 - 0 23 23 0 127.1 115 56 49 14 26 0 155 1.11 3.46
Career 54 37 0 - 0 132 132 1 776.2 656 305 267 73 192 6 901 1.09 3.09

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 Was 12 20 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 .050 .050 .050
2011 Was 5 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2012 Was 28 47 4 13 4 0 1 7 3 13 0 0 .277 .333 .426
2013 Was 30 49 2 7 2 0 0 2 2 23 0 0 .143 .176 .184
2014 Was 34 60 3 6 1 0 0 3 7 26 0 0 .100 .194 .117
2015 Was 23 38 1 5 0 0 0 0 2 17 0 0 .132 .175 .132
Career 132 220 11 32 7 0 1 13 14 89 0 0 .145 .200 .191

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2014 Was Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.0 8 2 1 0 1 0 2 1.80
    LDS 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.0 8 2 1 0 1 0 2 1.80
Career 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 5.0 8 2 1 0 1 0 2 1.80

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 Was Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
    LDS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 1296 99 90 95.3 63.44
Curveball 457 86 77 81.9 22.37
Slider 11 91 88 89.6 .54
Changeup 279 91 85 88.4 13.66

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