Nationals-Rockies discussion thread: Game 73


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Ever since he allowed four unearned runs to the Cubs on May 11, Stephen Strasburg (3-6, 2.50 ERA) has a 1.50 ERA in five starts and has struck out 26 batters over 30 innings. He has, however, only a 2-1 record as the Nationals meager offense has spoiled his starts. He faces Tyler Chatwood (4-1, 2.33 ERA) on Friday. The Nationals, winners of two straight, haven’t won three games in a row since a five-game winning streak from May 4-10. The lineups are here. As always, discuss the game here.

James Wagner joined the Post in August 2010 and, prior to covering the Nationals, covered high school sports across the region.
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