Nationals’ Duo Tough to Top
The Washington Nationals appear to be legitimate contenders in the NL East.
Look no further than their pair of aces on the mound to find the reason why.
Sure, their young phenom outfielder, Bryce Harper, has made the transition to the majors and is performing well, but it’s the dynamic pitching duo that has keyed the team’s success.
Through June 4th, the two have a combined record of 13-3 and are 1-2 in the National League in strikeouts.
The numbers don’t lie:
Gio Gonzalez stats
Stephen Strasburg stats