Right-hander Stephen Strasburg was put on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday by the Washington Nationals.
Manager Dusty Baker said the move, retroactive to Monday, was made as a precaution.
Strasburg (10-3) left Sunday’s start after two innings because of forearm pain that doctors diagnosed as a nerve impingement.
Right-handed reliever Pat Neshek was acquired by the Colorado Rockies from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for three minor league players. Neshek, 36, is 3-2 with a 1.12 ERA in 43 appearances. ...
Outfielder Avisail Garcia was put on the DL by the Chicago White Sox...
The Philadelphia Phillies and the Cincinnati Reds listen to the national anthem before the start of game 1 of NLDS on Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at Citizens Bank Park.