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Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals take on Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves in Turner Field tonight in the first game of a three-game weekend set with the NL East's first-place team. Can the Nats bounce back from two straight losses to the Baltimore Orioles?

Kevin C. Cox


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Washington Nationals
@ Atlanta Braves

Friday, May 31, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT
Turner Field

Stephen Strasburg vs Julio Teheran

Partly cloudy. Winds blowing out to left field at 5-10 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 80.

• D.C. Starting Lineup:

1. This is D-SPAN - CF

2. Steve "#LOMBOLOBBY" Lombardozzi - LF

3. THE KIDS CALL HIM ZIM!! - 3B (Word.)

4. Adam "Graceful, Effortless" LaRoche - DH

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

6. The Shark - RF

7. "Left Side" Danny Espinosa - 2B

8. Kurt "'Zuki" Suzuki - C

9. Stephen Strasburg - RHP

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


Julio Teheran

#49 / Pitcher / Atlanta Braves

6-2

175

R

R

Jan 27, 1991

• 2012 Stats - (0-0), 2 G, 1 GS, 6.1 IP, 5.68 ERA, 1.99 FIP, ERA+ = 74, 0 HR, 1 BB (1.42 BB/9), 5 Ks (7.11 K/9), 0.95 WHIP.

• 2013 Stats - (3-1), 9 G, 9 GS, 56.1 IP, 3.67 ERA, 4.52 FIP, ERA+ = 105, 8 HR (1.28 HR/9), 12 BB (1.92 BB/9), 35 Ks (5.59 K/9), 1.33 WHIP.

• vs D.C. - (0-0), 2 G, 2 GS, 11.1 IP, 4.76 ERA, 1 HR (0.79 HR/9), 4 BB (3.18 BB/9), 11 Ks (8.73 K/9), 1.77 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, 15 HR (0.85 HR/9), 48 BB (2.71 BB/9), 197 Ks (11.13 K/9), 1.16 WHIP.

• 2013 Stats - (3-5), 11 G, 11 GS, 72.1 IP, 2.49 ERA, 3.08 FIP, ERA+ = 152, 5 HR (0.62 HR/9), 21 BB (2.61 BB/9), 71 Ks (8.83 K/9), 1.07 WHIP.

• vs ATL - (3-4), 9 G, 9 GS, 48.2 IP, 3.51 ERA, 3 HR (0.55 HR/9), 19 BB (3.51 BB/9), 59 Ks (10.92 K/9), 1.34 WHIP.


• Teheran vs the Nats:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Ian Desmond 6 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Espinosa 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 0 0 0 0 0
Bryce Harper 6 5 2 1 0 1 2 1 1 .400 .500 1.200 1.700 0 0 0 0 1
Adam LaRoche 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .500 .667 .500 1.167 0 0 0 0 0
Denard Span 6 6 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Kurt Suzuki 5 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Zimmerman 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Stephen Strasburg 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Chad Tracy 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 0 0
Total 42 38 14 1 0 1 5 4 7 .368 .429 .474 .902 0 0 0 0 1
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• Strasburg vs the Braves:

PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SH SF IBB HBP GDP missG
Dan Uggla 26 23 11 2 0 2 8 3 8 .478 .538 .826 1.365 0 0 0 0 1
Jason Heyward 17 14 7 1 0 0 1 2 2 .500 .588 .571 1.160 0 0 0 1 0
Freddie Freeman 16 12 4 1 0 0 3 2 2 .333 .375 .417 .792 0 2 0 0 0
Brian McCann 15 15 6 1 0 1 2 0 4 .400 .400 .667 1.067 0 0 0 0 0
Justin Upton 12 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 0 0 1
Chris Johnson 11 11 3 0 0 0 3 0 3 .273 .273 .273 .545 0 0 0 0 0
B.J. Upton 9 8 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .125 .222 .125 .347 0 0 0 0 0
Jordan Schafer 8 5 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 .200 .500 .200 .700 0 0 0 0 0
Tim Hudson 6 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 0 0 0
Andrelton Simmons 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 1
Evan Gattis 3 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .333 .333 1.333 1.667 0 0 0 0 0
Mike Minor 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 1
Gerald Laird 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Maholm 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
Ramiro Pena 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0 0 0 0 0
Julio Teheran 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0 0 0 0 0
Total 140 124 40 6 0 4 21 13 36 .323 .386 .468 .853 0 2 0 1 4
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Generated 5/31/2013.

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