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The Washington Nationals and New York Mets start a three-game set tonight in Citi Field with 24-year-old right-handers Stephen Strasburg and Matt Harvey facing off on the mound in the first meeting of the year between the NL East rivals. The Nats were 14-4 against the Mets in 2012.

Al Bello


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Washington Nationals
@ New York Mets

Friday, Apr 19, 2013, 7:10 PM EDT
Citi Field

Stephen Strasburg vs Matt Harvey

Partly cloudy,rain. Winds blowing from right to left field at 15-20 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 65.

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. Denard Span - CF

2. The WereWerth - RF

3. Run-Until-He's-Tagged, Tape-Measure-Testing, Laser-Throwing, Eyeblack-Oozing Baseball Cyborg" (aka Bryce Harper) - LF

4. Adam "Graceful, Effortless" LaRoche - 1B

5. Ian "+Range, +Arm" Desmond - SS

6. HCBB (aka Chad Tracy) - 3B

7. Steve "#Lombolobby" Lombardozzi - 2B

8. Kurt "Zuki" Suzuki - C

9. Stephen Strasburg - RHP

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• Tonight's Starting Pitchers Are Going To Stare At You Now:


Matt Harvey

#33 / Pitcher / New York Mets

6-4

225

R

R

Mar 27, 1989

• 2012 Stats - (3-5), 10 G, 10 GS, 59.1 IP, 2.73 ERA, 3.30 FIP, ERA+ = 140, 26 BB (3.94 BB/9), 70 Ks (10.62 K/9), 1.15 WHIP.

• 2013 Stats - (3-0), 3 G, 3 GS, 22.0 IP, 0.82 ERA, 2.22 FIP, ERA+ = 469, 6 BB (2.45 BB/9), 25 Ks (10.23 K/9), 0.55 WHIP.

• vs D.C. - (0-1), 1 G, 1 GS, 5.0 IP, 1.80 ERA, 3 BB (5.40 BB/9), 10 Ks (18.0 K/9), 1.60 WHIP.



Stephen Strasburg

#37 / Pitcher / Washington Nationals

6-4

200

R

R

Jul 20, 1988

• 2012 Stats - (15-6), 28 G, 28 GS, 159.1 IP, 3.16 ERA, 2.82 FIP, ERA+ = 124, 48 BB (2.71 BB/9), 197 Ks (11.13 K/9), 1.16 WHIP.

• 2013 Stats - (1-2), 3 G, 3 GS, 18.1 IP, 2.95 ERA, 3.14 FIP, ERA+ = 135, 5 BB (2.45 BB/9), 15 Ks (7.36 K/9), 1.20 WHIP.

• vs NYM - (2-0), 3 G, 3 GS, 18.0 IP, 1.50 ERA, 6 BB (3.00 BB/9), 25 Ks (12.5 K/9), 0.89 WHIP.


• Harvey vs the Nats:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Ian Desmond 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .667 .500 1.167 0 0 0 0 0
Bryce Harper 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Adam LaRoche 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 0
Jayson Werth 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Zimmerman 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 .500 .667 2.000 2.667 0 0 0 0 0
Roger Bernadina 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Steve Lombardozzi 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Kurt Suzuki 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Total 21 18 5 0 0 1 1 3 8 .278 .381 .444 .825 0 0 0 0 0
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Generated 4/18/2013.

• Strasburg vs the Mets:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
John Buck 9 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 .222 .222 .222 .444 0 0 0 0 0
Ike Davis 9 8 3 0 0 1 1 1 2 .375 .444 .750 1.194 0 0 0 0 0
Ruben Tejada 8 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .125 .125 .125 .250 0 0 0 0 0
Daniel Murphy 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 0 0 0 0 0
David Wright 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 0 0 0
Kirk Nieuwenhuis 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 1
Marlon Byrd 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 1
Lucas Duda 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0 0
Jordany Valdespin 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 0
Jeremy Hefner 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Total 53 50 10 0 0 1 2 3 22 .200 .245 .260 .505 0 0 0 0 2
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Generated 4/18/2013.

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