Status: Paternity. Day-to-day
Nationals placed RHP Stephen Strasburg on the paternity leave list.
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Stephen Strasburg will be away from the team while he and his wife await the birth of their second child. Jacob Turner is coming up to start vs the Rockies.
Washington Nationals starter Stephen Strasburg was officially placed on the Paternity List this afternoon, and the Nats announced that Jacob Turner is coming up to start in tonights series opener with the Colorado Rockies in Coors Field.
Strasburg, 28, and his wife are expected to welcome their second child over the next few days, and the right-hander is set to rejoin the Nationals rotation in time for the rematch with the New York Mets this weekend.
NEW YORK - Stephen Strasburg will not take his regular turn in the Washington Nationals' rotation this week as he awaits the birth of his second child. The Nationals plan to put Strasburg on the paternity list Monday, when they open a four-game series in Colorado. The team has not ...
Nationals placed RHP Stephen Strasburg on the paternity leave list. Strasburg will leave to be with his wife Rachel for the birth of the couple's second child. [...]
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Mark Reynolds in the sixth and Charlie Blackmon in the seventh hit big home runs that helped the Rockies end Washington’s seven-game win streak in the series opener in Colorado’s Coors Field.
Jacob Turner filled in for Stephen Strasburg with a solid six-inning outing against the Colorado Rockies, and left the series opener in Coors Field with a 4-3 lead after Nolan Arenado tripled with one down and Mark Reynolds homered with two out in Turner’s final inning of work.
Washington’s bullpen surrendered the lead when Enny Romero gave up two hits, one a two-run home run by Charlie Blackmon on an 0-1 slider in the seventh, and the Rockies hit five straight singles off Blake Treinen and blew things open with a three-run eighth inning that put them ahead 8-4.
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The current trend indicates that there has been no movement in terms of ADDS or DROPS for Strasburg. In the past week his own percentage has hardly any movement . Meanwhile his start percentage has increased by 0.58% .
In the past 30 days, the highest own percentage for Strasburg is 99% and his lowest is 87.88%. In terms of start percentages, his highest start percentage is 96.85% and lowest is 74.08%.
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