Originally Posted by Moses_Scurry
Me too. I've always rooted for the Nats mainly because I loved the Expos. However I really hope this blows up in their faces. As a White Sox fan, I know all too well how hard it is to get back to the postseason. It's almost insulting to baseball fans and to Strasburg. It would not surprise me if this little move closes the door on Strasburg signing a long term extension. He can't be happy about it.
Yeah the irony is that all this saving of Strasburg might be for naught if they piss him off into leaving their organization. If it was me , I would be demanding a trade asap.