Stephen Strasburg a top-20 starter in 2012
September, 29, 2011
By Eric Karabell | ESPN.com
• On a memorable final night of the regular season Wednesday, abound with wild-card implications, Washington Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg quietly gave everyone another harbinger of his bright future, fanning 10 Florida Marlins over six shutout innings. He allowed only one hit. Strasburg made five September starts after recovering from Tommy John surgery, allowing 15 hits and two walks in 24 innings (1.50 ERA). Enjoy this top-20 starting pitcher next year.