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Preview: Marlins at Nationals, Monday, 7:05 p.m.

Marlins at Nationals When/where: 7:05 p.m., Nationals Park, Washington On the air TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: 610-AM, 710-AM (Spanish) On the mound Marlins RHP Sandy Alcantara (2-1, 2.35 ERA, 1.30 WHIP) vs. Nationals RHP Stephen Strasburg (9-7, 3.83, 1.18): Alcantara is making his fifth start...
Federal Baseball Sep 19, 2018
Stephen Strasburg matches season-high in strikeouts with 11 Ks in Nationals’ 4-2 win over Marlins...

Stephen Strasburg matches season-high in strikeouts with 11 Ks in Nationals’ 4-2 win over Marlins...

Stephen Strasburg struck out 11 of the 26 batters he faced last night in the Nationals’ 4-2 win over the Marlins. In six starts back from his second stint on the Disabled List this season, Stephen Strasburg, who allowed five hits, two walks, and two earned runs in six innings in Miami’s Marlins Park last night, over which he struck out 11, is now (3-0) with a 3.63 ERA, 11 walks, 43 strikeouts, and a .250/.320/.402 line against in 28 2⁄3 IP. Heading into last night’s start against the Marlins, Strasburg was coming off a seven-inning outing against the Philadelphia Phillies which saw...
Fish Stripes Sep 19, 2018
Miami Marlins links 9/19/18: Sandy struggles, Strasburg dominates

Miami Marlins links 9/19/18: Sandy struggles, Strasburg dominates

Plus, all your Hump Day Marlins links, ya’ll.   Last night’s game: Sandy Alcántara held Juan Soto to an 0-for-3 night. He also had to face other batters tho...4.0 IP, 6 H, 3 ER, 6 BB, 3 K (91 pitches) pic.twitter.com/QXLiZ0cCLD— Fish Stripes (@fishstripes) September 19, 2018 Sandy Alcantara was wild over his four innings last night, allowing three earned runs and 12 Nat baserunners, while Stephen Strasburg struck out 11 on the way to a 4-2 win over the Fish. Local boy, Peter O’Brien, provided a highlight. .@Marlins Peter O'Brien takes Stephen Strasburg yard to left field...
WTOP Sep 18, 2018

Strasburg fans 11, Nationals top Marlins 4-2

Stephen Strasburg matched his season-high with 11 strikeouts and Bryce Harper tied a career-high with five walks as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 Tuesday night.
Federal Baseball Sep 18, 2018
Nationals 4-2 over Marlins for split in Miami: Stephen Strasburg Ks 11; Bryce Harper walks five times...

Nationals 4-2 over Marlins for split in Miami: Stephen Strasburg Ks 11; Bryce Harper walks five times...

Stephen Strasburg struck out 11 on 101 pitches in a six-inning effort in what ended up a 4-2 Nationals’ win over the Marlins. Stephen Strasburg struck out 11 batters, matching his previous season high for 2018, in a six-inning, 101-pitch effort in a 4-2 win over the Marlins tonight in Miami. Anthony Rendon extended his career-best on-base streak to a 27-straight games. Bryce Harper took five walks in his five plate appearances. What else? What else? Adam Eaton had another multi-hit game. Trea Turner took a slider to the helmet on an 87 mph slider, then stole his 40th base. Fun stuff....
Federal Baseball Sep 18, 2018
Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 152 of 162

Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins: GameThread 152 of 162

Washington and Miami wrap up their two-game set with Stephen Strasburg on the mound for the Nationals against Marlins’ righty Sandy Alcantara. GAME TIME: 7:10 PM EDT; FOLLOW: MASN; 106.7 the FAN. Next Game Washington Nationals at Miami Marlins September 18, 2018 7:10 PM EDTMarlins Park Sandy Alcantara vs Stephen Strasburg WEATHER: Lime Green, 88° • D.C. Starting Lineup: 1. Spanky - RF 2. #Treange - SS 3. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing, Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - CF 4. #RENDONISREADY - 3B 5. #JuanPursuit - LF 6. THE KIDS...
Fish Stripes Sep 18, 2018
It’s Sandy vs. Strasburg tonight at Marlins Park

It’s Sandy vs. Strasburg tonight at Marlins Park

An excellent pitching matchup highlights the second game of the two-game set with Washington Please leave any Icthy picks in the comments below. Remember, we introduced a new grand prize for the contest this season. Probable Starters Stephen Strasburg Standard Pitching Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO ...
Federal Baseball Sep 17, 2018
Nationals vs. Marlins Series Preview: Nats roll into two-game set

Nationals vs. Marlins Series Preview: Nats roll into two-game set

The Washington Nationals are playing good baseball as of late and will aim to keep up their strong play during their final trip to Miami this season. Nationals (76-74) vs. Marlins (58-91) series info: Game 1: Monday, Sept. 17 at 7:10 p.m. ET (MASN/106.7 The Fan) Game 2: Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 7:10 p.m. ET (MASN/106.7) Pitching matchups: Monday: Erick Fedde (2-3, 5.12 ERA) vs. Trevor Richards (3-9, 4.85) Tuesday: Stephen Strasburg (8-7, 3.87) vs. Sandy Alcantara (2-0, 1.42) What to watch for: Too little, too late The Nationals have won three straight series (ignoring a postponed single game...
Federal Baseball Sep 14, 2018
Wire Taps: Stephen Strasburg gets his groove back; Victor Robles leads off; Carter Kieboom rises...

Wire Taps: Stephen Strasburg gets his groove back; Victor Robles leads off; Carter Kieboom rises...

Catch up on the last 24 hours in Nationals news before the start of the series with the Braves. Well, there goes the 16-win streak. Here’s the news from Atlanta: Victor Robles will lead off for the Nationals against the Cubs. For real this time. (WaPo)“I’m very excited to see him lead off and hopefully he jump-starts us and gets things going,” Nationals Manager Dave Martinez said Thursday afternoon. “He’s an exciting player and if he gets on base things happen, so I’m looking forward to him going out there and playing.” NL East storylines by the numbers (MLB.com)"But if you...
Federal Baseball Sep 13, 2018
Stephen Strasburg Ks nine in Nationals’ 5-1 win over Phillies: “He’s pitching now.”

Stephen Strasburg Ks nine in Nationals’ 5-1 win over Phillies: “He’s pitching now.”

Davey Martinez and Stephen Strasburg talked after last night’s win about how the right-hander is pitching now as he builds up strength. Stephen Strasburg faced the Philadelphia Phillies in back-to-back starts in August coming off his second stint on the Disabled List this season, giving up seven hits and five earned runs in just 4 2⁄3 innings pitched in the first outing, before improving the next time out with a six-inning appearance which saw him hold Washington’s NL East rivals to two runs on five hits. “He’s pitching now. He’s not throwing the 97, but he’s making good...
Press of Atlantic City Sep 12, 2018
Strasburg strikes out 9, Nats beat Phillies 5-1 for sweep

Strasburg strikes out 9, Nats beat Phillies 5-1 for sweep

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg threw seven impressive innings, Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman and Juan Soto homered and the Washington Nationals beat the freefalling Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
WTOP Sep 12, 2018

Strasburg strikes out 9, Nats beat Phillies 5-1 for sweep

Stephen Strasburg threw seven impressive innings, Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman and Juan Soto homered and the Washington Nationals beat the freefalling Philadelphia Phillies 5-1 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
Federal Baseball Sep 12, 2018
Nationals sweep three-game set from Phillies with 5-1 win in CBP...

Nationals sweep three-game set from Phillies with 5-1 win in CBP...

Stephen Strasburg gave up just one run in seven innings and Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman, and Juan Soto all homered in Washington’s 5-1 win, which gave the Nationals a three-game sweep in Philadelphia. Bryce Harper hit his 33rd home run of the season (a two-run blast) and Ryan Zimmerman hit an RBI single in the first to give the Washington Nationals a 3-0 lead which they added to in the fourth with a solo home run by Zimmerman off Aaron Nola. A monster shot by Juan Soto off of lefty Austin Davis in the sixth put the visiting team up by four in what ended up a 5-1 win that gave the Nats a...
Federal Baseball Sep 12, 2018
Washington Nationals at Philadelphia Phillies: GameThread 146 of 162

Washington Nationals at Philadelphia Phillies: GameThread 146 of 162

Washington and Philadelphia wrap up their three-game set in Citizens Bank Park with Stephen Strasburg on the mound for the Nationals against Phillies’ righty Aaron Nola. GAME TIME: 7:05 PM EDT; FOLLOW: MASN; 106.7 the FAN in D.C. Next Game Washington Nationals at Philadelphia Phillies September 12, 2018 7:05 PM EDTCitizens Bank Park Aaron Nola vs Stephen Strasburg WEATHER: Rainy AF, 77° • D.C. Starting Lineup: 1. Spanky - RF 2. #Treange - SS 3. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing, Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - CF 4. #RENDONISREADY...
Federal Baseball Sep 10, 2018
Nationals vs. Phillies Series Preview: Can the Nats play spoiler?

Nationals vs. Phillies Series Preview: Can the Nats play spoiler?

The Washington Nationals are out of the playoff race, but they could put a dent in the Philadelphia Phillies’ postseason hopes with a series win. Nationals (71-72) vs. Phillies (74-68) series info: Game 1: Monday, Sept. 10 at 7:05 p.m. ET (MASN/106.7 The Fan) Game 2: Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 7:05 p.m. ET (MASN/106.7) Game 3: Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 7:05 p.m. ET (MASN/106.7) Pitching matchups: Monday: Erick Fedde (1-3, 6.00 ERA) vs. Jake Arrieta (10-9, 3.61) Tuesday: Tanner Roark (8-15, 4.23) vs. Nick Pivetta (7-11, 4.66) Wednesday: Stephen Strasburg (7-7, 4.04) vs. Aaron Nola (16-4,...

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