Tidbits

Tidbits

• Stephen Strasburg was looking on Wednesday to become the first National since Livan Hernandez in 2005 to collect a win in six consecutive starts.

• Strasburg's opponent, the Rays' Chris Archer, made his Major League debut. The Nats, from 2005-present, are 3-4 all time when facing a starting pitcher making his debut.

• After Tuesday night's game against the Rays, Nats manager Davey Johnson has now managed against each of MLB's 30 franchises.