(Stephen Strasburg made his fifth rehab start in Syracuse on Saturday night. Screencap via MASN/TV.)
"I’ll let the numbers do the talking. It felt great."
(Stephen Strasburg, via Washington Post, 8/28/2011)
And so Stephen Strasburg blew into Syracuse and tore though the Rochester Red Wings Saturday night -- pitched into the sixth inning, was perfect through five. Strasburg's line: 5.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 7 K, 64-47 pitches-strikes, 7-1 groundouts-flyouts.
Nationals Park September 6th? Next stop?