|Mar. 28 8:54 AM PT9:54 AM MT10:54 AM CT11:54 AM ET11:54 ET15:54 GMT23:54 8:54 AM MST10:54 AM EST11:24 AM VEN19:54 UAE9:54 AM CT-Strasburg will start for the Washington Nationals in the third game of the season on April 9 in a likely showdown with New York Mets ace Matt Harvey. Nationals manager Matt Williams made the announcement Saturday.
Analysis: Barring any setbacks from a twisted ankle, Strasburg will face Harvey, who was bypassed as his team's opening day starter in favor of Bartolo Colon.
|Mar. 21 1:56 PM PT2:56 PM MT3:56 PM CT4:56 PM ET16:56 ET20:56 GMT4:56 1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST4:26 PM VEN0:56 UAE (+1)2:56 PM CT-Strasburg will miss Sunday's scheduled spring training start after injuring his left ankle during conditioning work Friday.
Analysis: ''He twisted his ankle a little bit, so we're going to have to see how he goes in the next couple of days and push him (back),'' Nationals manager Matt Williams said. ''He's a little sore, so we don't want to have any issues with him not feeling 100 percent.'' Williams did not think the injury was serious. Strasburg has not had an MRI.
|Mar. 11 2:11 PM PT3:11 PM MT4:11 PM CT5:11 PM ET17:11 ET21:11 GMT5:11 2:11 PM MST4:11 PM EST4:41 PM VEN1:11 UAE (+1)3:11 PM CT-Strasburg will miss his scheduled spring training start against the New York Mets on Thursday because of an ingrown toenail.
Analysis: Manager Matt Williams said Strasburg is "a little bit sore moving around, running around. ... He's perfectly fine, but he had an ingrown toenail they had to get out of there." Right-hander A.J. Cole will get the start for Washington against the Mets on Thursday.