Feb 19, 2014; Port St Lucie, FL, USA; Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg (37) in spring training action at Space Coast Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

Live Batting Practice Continues For Stephen Strasburg, Others (Video)

On paper, the Washington Nationals have one of the best pitching rotations in the game. While that has been the case for the last couple of years, the rotation only got better this offseason with the acquisition of Doug Fister from the Detroit Tigers.

We got our first taste of what the rotation looks like against live batters with yesterday’s live batting practice, in which Doug Fister and Gio Gonzalez (among others) participated. Live batting practice continues today, with Stephen Strasburg, Jordan Zimmermann, Ross Detwiler and others taking the mound against Nationals hitters in Viera.

Here are some video’s from today’s live batting practice:



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