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10-12-2012, 11:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Riot View Post
Sitting arguably the most dominant power pitcher in the game during a postseason run when he's healthy is the exact opposite of a non-issue. There were a multitude of ways the Strasburg situation could've been handled so that he'd have pitched at least one game this series. And anyone who says this series would've played out exactly the same way if Stras had pitched is off their ****ing rocker.
His replacement was excellent....don't make excuses. Stras doesn't make those plays at shortstop, or save those runs in the 9th.

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