Strasburg's ceiling, second-half storylines 

July, 11, 2012
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Stephen StrasburgRob Carr/Getty Images)The Nationals intend to sit Stephen Strasburg, but their commitment to the process will be tested.
The other day in the visitors dugout in Boston, Alex Rodriguez talked about how much he looked forward to a breather for a few days, to spend time with his daughters at a lake house. Somewhere out on an Oregon river, Billy Beane has been fly fishing, and today Adam Dunn, fresh off his All-Star experience, will catch a day with his kids.