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Strasburg lone collegian on Olympic baseball team

Updated: July 16, 2008, 9:27 PM ET
Associated Press

San Diego State pitcher Stephen Strasburg, whose 23-strikeout performance on April 11 brought him national attention, was the lone college player picked Wednesday for the U.S. baseball team headed to the Beijing Olympics.

Outfielder Matt LaPorta, traded by Milwaukee to Cleveland earlier this month in the CC Sabathia deal, also is on manager Davey Johnson's squad of mostly minor leaguers. Team USA still has one player to be selected to round out the 24-man roster.

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