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Stephen Strasburg Scratched Just Before Game Time

The long awaited matchup between Jason Heyward and Stephen Strasburg, the two most hyped rookies in baseball, will have to wait another day.

Tonight was set to be the first of many battles throughout the years between two players many believe are destined to become superstars, but Stephen Strasburg was scratched just prior to game time at home against the Braves.

Details have not yet emerged as to what was ailing the pitcher, but he appeared to be in discomfort while warming up in the bullpen.

Stay tuned for updates as this story unfolds.