Nationals not done yet
Strasburg gem gives offence time to take off at Wrigley Field
Stephen Strasburg shook off an illness and all doubts about his mettle to pitch seven dominant innings, Michael A. Taylor hit a late grand slam and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 5-0 on Wednesday to send their NL Division Series to a decisive Game 5.
The teams packed up at Wrigley Field and headed back to Washington for Game 5 Thurs- day night.
Strasburg got sick after his terrific performance on Friday, and the Nats had planned to go with Tanner Roark. But Strasburg felt better Wednesday and took the ball with the season on the line.
the Nationals’ Michael A. taylor hits an eight-inning grand slam on Wednesday evening at Wrigley Field.