Stephen Strasburg has struck out five batters and given up just three hits against the Marlins. Strasburg has thrown 71 pitches and 43 strikes in the ballgame while facing 17 batters. Washington has had 17 at bats so far with two hits, six strike outs and five batters left on base.
For the Marlins, Anibal Sanchez has given up two hits and struck out six Washington National batters. Sanchez has thrown 55 pitches and 40 strikes. The Marlins has had 15 at bats with four hits, six strike outs and seven batters left on base.
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