Stephen Strasburg News Archive
Testing confirmed that Strasburg (neck/back) is dealing with a left trapezius strain, MLB.com's Jacob Emert reports.
Strasburg (neck) is also dealing with a back issue, MLB.com's William Ladson reports.
Strasburg was placed on the 15-day DL Saturday with neck tightness.
Strasburg was removed from Friday's start against the Reds in the second inning due to left trapezius muscle (neck) tightness, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.
Strasburg left Friday's game against the Reds in the second inning with an apparent injury, Dan Kolko of MASN Sports reports.
Strasburg lasted just 3.2 innings on Saturday, getting tagged for six runs (five earned) on seven hits and a walk while striking out three.
Strasburg had another rocky outing on Sunday against the Padres, as he allowed three runs on five hits and a walk across just five innings.
Strasburg lasted just 3.1 innings Tuesday against the Diamondbacks, giving up seven earned runs, two home runs and eight hits to earn his fourth loss of the season.
Strasburg (shoulder) has been confirmed as the starting pitcher for Tuesday's game against the Diamondbacks.
As expected, Strasburg (shoulder) will have his next start bumped to Tuesday, the Washington Post reports.