Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg, left, walks to the dugout with catcher Kurt Suzuki before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Photo by: Alex Brandon

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg, left, walks to the dugout with catcher Kurt Suzuki before a baseball game against the Miami Marlins at Nationals Park Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)