Minor League Baseball

 
                   === Strasburg wins minor league finale ===
 
 Buffalo,  NY (Sports Network) - Stephen Strasburg picked up the victory in his
 final  minor league contest before his anticipated step-up to the major league
 level next week.
 
 Strasburg  allowed  no runs, three hits,  walked a batter and fanned five over
 five innings in Syracuse's 7-1 win over Buffalo Wednesday.
 
 The  Washington Nationals minor leaguer went 4-1 with a 1.08 ERA while playing
 for the Chiefs at the Triple-A level. He was 7-2 overall in the minors.
 
 The No. 1 overall draft pick from last year is slated to make his major league
 debut  next  Tuesday when the  Nationals host  the Pittsburgh Pirates. The 21-
 year-old  Strasburg is  already under a four-year, $15.1 million contract with
 the Nationals.
 
 
 
 06/03 21:50:39 ET

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