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Desert Strasmas Is Canceled

Stephen Strasburg has been shut down for awhile and will be on the DL when the Nationals come to town next week.

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I railed against the ridiculous hype surrounding this kid, but on second thought, it’s a shame he’s not going to pitch here because he might never get the chance.

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That according to one expert who’s comparing his arm action and potential for injury to the likes of Kerry Wood and Mark Prior.

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Next question, what’s the over/under on how many MRI this kid gets per year? I say 12.

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I wonder what those things do to your body and/or reproductive chances.

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Maybe it’s time to consider putting young Stephen out to stud and see if some creative breeding will create a future flame-thrower.

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Didn’t Jennie Finch just retire to focus on raising a family?