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Stephen Strasburg To Throw Two Innings For Hagerstown On Sunday

The Washington Nationals and all of Natstown are anxiously awaiting the return and rehab of pitcher Stephen Strasburg. Strasburg's first stop will be with the Nationals Low-A affiliate the Hagerstown Suns and his first confirmed rehab start with Hagerstown is Sunday. There is excitement and a tad bit of nervousness to see how the young phenom has progressed in his recovery from Tommy John surgery. 

Strasburg will be on a short, strict leash as is apparent by the following tweet from the Washington Post's Adam Kilgore and he will begin his rehab only tossing two innings Sunday:

Stephen Strasburg slated to throw two innings Sunday, per a release from Hagerstown that also contains copious "media guidelines."less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply


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Strasburg will be set to go in Hagerstown on Sunday at 4:05 PM against the Greensboro Grasshoppers.