1. Potential MLB Trade Targets Who Could Be True Franchise Game-Changers

    Before all the confetti and empties were picked up from the streets of Kansas City after the Royals had their World Series parade, the Major League Baseball hot-stove season had its first blockbuster trade...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 3 months ago 252,203 reads 189 comments

  2. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals P's Recovery from Back Procedure

    Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg is recovering after undergoing surgery to remove a growth in his back, per Fox Sports' Jon Morosi . Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 4,038 reads 12 comments

  3. Stephen Strasburg Trade Bidding War Will Begin at a King's Ransom

    So, you're the Washington Nationals, you've hired a new manager and a new pitching coach, and you're probably saying farewell to free-agent starters Jordan Zimmermann and Doug Fister...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 81,879 reads 80 comments

  4. Stephen Strasburg Blockbuster Would Be Yankees' Road Back to the Top

    Now that all the actual baseballing is over, we can finally turn our attention to the possibility of a Washington Nationals star heading to the Bronx and transforming the New York Yankees ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 50,284 reads 131 comments

  5. Stephen Strasburg Trade Availability Could Put Halt to Winter Pitching Market

    The list of starting pitchers set to hit free agency this winter reads like the notes in the margin of a Cy Young Award ballot. One arm, though, could turn the market on its head — and he's currently signed through 2016...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 months ago 15,242 reads 27 comments

  6. Stephen Strasburg Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Nationals SP

    Left searching for answers after their talent-laden roster failed to make the postseason, the Washington Nationals have apparently begun considering putting ace Stephen Strasburg on the trade block...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 7,709 reads 13 comments

  7. Matt Harvey vs. Stephen Strasburg: Which Young Ace Is Top Lofty Winter Target?

    Put on your imaginary general manager hat for a moment (you know you have one) and ponder this tantalizing hypothetical: Matt Harvey of the New York Mets and the Washington Nationals' Stephen Strasburg are both available for the taking...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 21,283 reads 84 comments

  8. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Back and Return

    Stephen Strasburg has endured a difficult season with the Washington Nationals , and he once again suffered a setback, as he was lifted from a start against the Miami Marlins on Aug...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 9,073 reads 10 comments

  9. Stephen Strasburg's Overpowering Comeback Is Game-Changer in NL East Race

    The Washington Nationals needed something. Some sort of a boost, a spark, whatever, but it had to be the kind of performance that kick-started their stalling, sputtering second half...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 6 months ago 18,618 reads 111 comments

  10. Stephen Strasburg vs. Rockies: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    The Washington Nationals activated ace Stephen Strasburg off the disabled list Friday after more than a month on the shelf due to a strained left oblique, and he twirled a gem Saturday evening in his first MLB start since July 4...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 16,632 reads 7 comments

  11. Stephen Strasburg Is Destined to Bounce Back in the Season's 2nd Half

    There's no denying that the first half of the season was a disaster for Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg , but he is primed for a huge second half when he returns from the disabled list...

    Dan Ferrara Written by Dan Ferrara about 7 months ago 637 reads 0 comments

  12. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals P's Status and Return

    Stephen Strasburg will start for the Washington Nationals against the Colorado Rockies on Saturday, with Doug Fister moving to the bullpen , announced the team ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 39,213 reads 49 comments

  13. Stephen Strasburg's Strong Return Crucial Step for Not-So-Super Rotation

    The super rotation has yet to be to this point in the season. In fact, the only man who has lived up to the hype is the same one who sparked the "super" label in the first place when he agreed to pitch for the Washington Nationals in January...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 8 months ago 8,486 reads 6 comments

  14. How a Successful Stephen Strasburg Comeback Would Impact Nats' Charge

    Here's something for the Washington Nationals to ponder: What if they get Stephen Strasburg back? And not merely in the sense of Strasburg 's taking the hill again, which ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 8 months ago 10,183 reads 14 comments

  15. Stephen Strasburg's Trainwreck 2015 Evoking Memories of Mark Prior's Rapid Fall

    See if this sounds familiar: A young power pitcher has a career year for a division-winning National League club. The next season, however, his performance drops off precipitously, injuries bite and the hand-wringing begins...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 31,595 reads 51 comments

  16. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Pitcher's Neck and Return

    Stephen Strasburg exited the Washington Nationals' game against the Cincinnati Reds on May 29 with a neck injury after just one full inning. He went on the disabled list with a strained left trapezius on May 30 and was reinstated on June 23...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 35,545 reads 31 comments

  17. Fantasy Baseball 2015: Week 7's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is a fantasy owner who lacks a sense of timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait in particular comes in handy in regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 12,345 reads 23 comments

  18. All Eyes Are on Stephen Strasburg as Alarm Sirens Get Louder

    SAN DIEGO — Smoke still pouring into the desert sky from the Diamondbacks’ scorching of Stephen Strasburg the other day, the Nationals nevertheless remain white-hot...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 9 months ago 99,511 reads 28 comments

  19. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Shoulder, Ankle and Return

    Although the Washington Nationals added starting pitcher Max Scherzer in the offseason, Stephen Strasburg is a key member of the team's starting rotation and an expected front-line starter...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 24,879 reads 9 comments

  20. Phillies' Former 'Big 4' Is Cautionary Tale for Crowning Nats' Super-Rotation

    VIERA , Fla. — Max Scherzer has a request as Opening Day draws near. It is polite, and it is reasonable. But there is one tiny little problem. Grant this request, and armchair hardball history professors will need to cool their jets...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 months ago 79,756 reads 56 comments

  21. Stephen Strasburg Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Ankle and Return

    The Washington Nationals need Stephen Strasburg as one of the anchors of their deep rotation, so it's wise to give him time to recover from his latest ankle injury. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 5,361 reads 13 comments