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Strasburg to make one last Triple-A start

Updated: June 1, 2010, 10:10 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

HOUSTON -- Stephen Strasburg is ready -- and so is the Washington Nationals' ticket office.

The Nationals said after Monday's 14-4 win over Houston that their prized pitching prospect will make his major league debut against Pittsburgh on June 8 at Nationals Park.

The 21-year-old right-hander is first scheduled to start for Triple-A Syracuse at Buffalo on Thursday. General manager Mike Rizzo told mlb.com that Strasburg will throw six innings, or 95 pitches. Rizzo told the website ...

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