The only team in Major League Baseball that has faced Stephen Strasburg twice will become the first to face him three times, when Strasburg battles the Florida Marlins tonight at Nationals Park.


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Whatever advantage the Marlins might be peceived to have for having faced Strasburg twice before is negligible: Only three Marlins hitters in tonight’s lineup — Gaby Sanchez (1 for 5 with a double), Logan Morrison (0 for 1 with two walks) and Mike Stanton (1 for 4 with a double) — also faced Strasburg in 2010.

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