Nats' Strasburg has forearm tightness

Updated: April 30, 2013, 7:03 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- No matter how much he insisted he felt fine, Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg didn't look right to manager Davey Johnson from the time his first pitch sailed to the backstop.

As a result, there are new concerns about Strasburg's health after he was examined by a doctor after Washington's 3-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

"I think he's got a little tightness in his forearm," Johnson said. "So they're going to put him on some medication."

Johnson said the ...

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