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Nationals question innings limit

Updated: August 16, 2012, 11:50 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Washington Nationals' plan to shut down starter Stephen Strasburg before the end of the season isn't sitting well with all of the young pitcher's teammates.

Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo and manager Davey Johnson have said they will sideline Strasburg, who is coming off Tommy John surgery, at some point this season. Johnson has said Strasburg could be limited to 160 innings to protect the All-Star's future.

Strasburg has thrown 133 innings so far, and Nationals players ...

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