Stephen Strasburg

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Birthday
20, 1988
Birthplace
San Diego, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
20, 1988 (age 31)
Birthplace
San Diego, CA

About

Starting pitcher who was selected first overall in the 2009 MLB Draft by the Washington Nationals. He quickly became one of the team's top pitchers and was named to his first All-Star game in 2012.

Before Fame

He struck out 23 batters in a college game while pitching for San Diego State.

Trivia

On June 8, 2010, he set the Nationals' franchise record for most strikeouts in a major league debut with 14.

Family Life

He was born to Kathleen Swett and Jim Strasburg. He married Rachel Lackey in 2010.

Associated With

He was joined by fellow starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez on the Nationals in 2012.