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Stephen Strasburg

Baseball Player
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Born Jul 20, 1988

Stephen James Strasburg is a right-handed pitcher for the Washington Nationals, who selected him with the first pick in the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft. He made his MLB debut with the Nationals in 2010. Strasburg was called the "most-hyped pick in draft history" by ESPN and the "most hyped and closely watched pitching prospect in the history of baseball" by Sports Illustrated. Strasburg's major league debut on June 8, 2010, produced a franchise-record 14 strikeouts.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1988 Birth Born on July 20, 1988.

TEENAGE

2007 18 Years Old In the summer of 2007, Strasburg also played for the Torrington Twisters of the collegiate summer baseball New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL). … Read More
In 2008, as a sophomore, Strasburg went 8–3 with a 1.58 ERA and 134 strikeouts in 98⅓ innings.

TWENTIES

…  Strasburg was selected by Washington with the first pick in the 2009 MLB Draft, and he made his MLB debut with the Nationals in 2010. … Read More
…  He was married on January 9, 2010, to Rachel Lackey, whom he had met while they were students at San Diego State.
Strasburg made his first rehab start on August 7, 2011 for the Hagerstown Suns.
His 2012 season marked a successful return to form; Strasburg was selected to play in the 2012 MLB All-Star Game. … Read More
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