Strasburg to start opener for Nationals
March 13, 2013
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
VIERA, Fla. (AP) - Stephen Strasburg will make his second opening day start for the Washington Nationals when the National League East champions open the season at home against the Miami Marlins on April 1.
Strasburg went 15-6 with a 3.16 ERA last season before he was shut down after 159 1-3 innings. The Nationals did not want to tax his arm in his first season back from Tommy John surgery. The decision to keep Strasburg on an innings count with Washington headed to the playoffs was the subject of debate last season.
The Nationals lost to St. Louis in a deciding fifth game of the NL division series last season. There is no innings restriction planned for Strasburg this season.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
4-0 L4, 11-4 +889 L15, +2,734 TY
4-0 Run, 7-1 Last 8 Picks
43-28, +2,483 Last 71 Picks
16-8, +1,214 Last 24 Picks
12-4 L16 Picks, 12-5 L17 G-Plays
+595 Last 5 Days, +1,539 TY
22-8 Last 30 Guaranteed Plays
14-8, +988 Last 22 Selections
9-3 L12 Guarantees, +995 TY
22-10, +1,044 L32 Guarantees
3-0 L3 G-Plays, 7-3 L10 Picks
4-2 +245 L6, 7-3 +445 L10
4-2 Last 6 Guaranteed Plays
5-1 Y'day, 20-8 +1,132 Last 3 Days
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!