Clock ticking on Strasburg negotiations
How much will it cost the Nationals to sign the flamethrower? $15M, $20M, $25M ?
It's a story that's been stuck in time for two shockingly quiet months.
But not for long.
In a week, we might find Stephen Strasburg standing at a podium with a smile on his face, a Washington Nationals cap on his head, a record bonus check in his bank account and a brilliant career ahead of him.
Or, then again, maybe not.
In a week, we might find the No. 1 pick in the draft headed back to school. Or to the St. Paul Saints. Or, either way, to a long, controversial year ...
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