Gavin Floyd

Nationals place Stephen Strasburg on DL

Nationals place Stephen Strasburg on DL

Right-hander Stephen Strasburg was put on the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals because of an upper-back strain. The move is retroactive to June 16. 

The team said a corresponding roster move wouldn't be made until Monday, when the Nationals open a three-game series at home against the New York Mets.

Strasburg is 10-0 with a 2.90 earned-run average. 

Floyd is placed on the DL by the Blue Jays

Toronto right-handed reliever Gavin Floyd was put on the DL because of shoulder tightness. 

Floyd left after facing two batters in the sixth inning of the Blue Jays’ 10-8 victory over the...