Nats put Stephen Strasburg on DL
WASHINGTON -- Stephen Strasburg is getting a different type of shutdown, a stint on the disabled list because of a strained muscle in his back.
The Washington Nationals placed their top-of-rotation pitcher on the 15-day DL on Wednesday after he was unable to make a scheduled bullpen session.
"There's still some tenderness and discomfort there," manager Davey Johnson said. "So we're going to keep him off the mound for a few more days."
Strasburg was removed after two innings ...
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