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Nationals' Stephen Strasburg won't make Friday start

Nationals' Stephen Strasburg won't make Friday start

Stephen Strasburg won't start Friday for the Washington Nationals. Strasburg, who is 8-6 with a 4.35 earned-run average, was limited to four innings in his last outing because of upper-back tightness. The right-hander is scheduled to throw an extended bullpen session Thursday and Manager Matt Williams said Strasburg would need at least two days after that before pitching. Paul Goldschmidt leaves Diamondbacks for birth of child First baseman Paul Goldschmidt has left the Arizona Diamondbacks to be with his wife for the birth of their first child. Manager Chip Hale said Goldschmidt is expected to rejoin the team in Chicago this weekend. Goldschmidt began Wednesday third in...

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