Stephen Strasburg watch: 6 innings in win vs. Giants
Stephen Strasburg threw six innings in a victory over the Giants on Wednesday, putting his season total at 139 1/3 -- less than four starts from his rumored 160-inning limit.
|Stephen Strasburg threw six innings on Wednesday and now has 139 1/3 on the season. (Associated Press)|
With six innings against the Giants at AT&T Park, Stephen Strasburg has innings count for 2012 is up to 139 1/3, and the countdown to his shutdown continues. CBSSports.com Insider Danny Knobler says he's been told by the Mets that they expect him either two or three starts at the end of the season and with six more starts, he'd finish the season somewhere around 170 innings.
On Wednesday, Strasburg wasn't as dominating as Felix Hernandez, but he was plenty sharp enough to top Tim Lincecum. Strasburg struck out seven and walked four while giving up four hits and two runs, as we look at his season totals on the ol' Strasburg-160:
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