(Photo by Getty Images. Stephen Strasburg is not the savoir, and not the president, of the Nationals.)
"Hi, my name is Stephen Strasburg, and I'm a right-handed pitcher from San Diego."
(Stephen Strasburg, via Nationals dot com, 8/30/2009)
Oh No! His right arm fell off!
...otherwise, Stephen Strasburg's first pro workout in Viera, FLA is mostly uneventful, goes smoothly. First BP session slated for Sept. 19th.
Meanwhile...it sounds like Mr. Strasburg isn't liking all the attention, complaining about the media attention:
"Once I get into playing games and stuff, it should be able to die down. Hopefully it will die down sometime soon. I'm just a baseball player. It's not like I'm the president or anything."
(Stephen Strasburg, via Washington Post, 8/31/2009)
Uh oh! Is the New Washington Monument crumbling under the pressure!?