PHOENIX — Stephen Strasburg has never pitched like this, not for a somewhat-prolonged stretch. At least not since he came into anyone's consciousness outside of his hometown of San Diego.
GAME IN A NUTSHELL: Stephen Strasburg took the mound Tuesday night at Chase Field with even more eyes focused on him than usual, everyone wondering if he
PHOENIX — The Nationals have always known Wilson Ramos could hit, with the obvious caveat always inserted to the end of that statement: “If he stays healthy.”
PHOENIX — Plenty of members of the Nationals' roster and coaching staff had seen Yunel Escobar over the years and thought they had a decent sense of him as a player.