Edwin Jackson's October mission
To bring the Nats a ring and earn himself some long-term security
The ghost of this postseason floated out from behind closed doors and across the clubhouse a couple of weeks weeks ago, grabbing his glove and heading for the field, vanishing as quickly as he came.
Stephen Strasburg wasn't dodging media and their persistent questions about his being shut down in September, rendering him a helpless ace this October. He was just a man in the middle of his work, the work still permitted by the experts entrusted to protect him from becoming ...
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