Stephen Strasburg: 200+ IP is goal

Updated: February 12, 2013, 11:33 AM ET
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Stephen Strasburg told ESPN on Monday that the 2013 season presents a "great opportunity" for him with no restrictions on how many innings he's allowed to pitch, and he hopes to become the Washington Nationals' "workhorse in the rotation."

The Nationals' 24-year-old ace told ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney that he is reporting for spring training "knowing that 200-plus innings is a huge goal for me."

He was shut down by the team in early September in 2012, his first full ...

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