(Photo by Getty Images. Stephen Strasburg talks with Steve McCatty before The Debut on Tuesday. Judging by the look on Strasburg's face, this might be the moment where McCatty reminded him to breathe.)
"I know that God has a plan for me. Rizzo has a plan for me. It's ride from here on. It's really not a big deal to me whether it's in the Major Leagues or the Minor Leagues. ... I'm trying to learn as much as I can."
(Stephen Strasburg, via Nationals.com, 3/11/2010)
Rumor has it God would like Strasburg to start the season in the Majors. But Rizzo has other plans...
Depending on the rain (and apparently, there's been lots of it down there), Strasburg is still all systems go for Sunday vs. the Cards, with Livo making his Spring debut following Strasburg.
Nationals Farm Authority takes a look at the top names in the 2010 draft class and explores the options beyond Bryce Harper.
More cuts by the Nats Friday morning, reports Mark Zuckerman.
Chris Needham finds the dumping of Eddie Guardado to be a bit...funny. Not ha ha funny, but just...you know, funny.