2009 MLB Draft: Strasburg Sweepstakes?

The Washington Nationals and San Diego Padres are in the midst of a three game set as both teams battle it out for the worst record in the Majors in 2008. The team that finishes with the worst record will receive the number 1 pick in the 2009 MLB Draft. The consensus number 1 pick right now is Stephen Strasburg out of San Diego State. He was masterful this summer with the USA Collegiate National Team and the USA Olympic Team in Beijing. The San Diego Union Tribune writer Tom Krasovic has a great article on the prospect of Strasburg for next season from the San Diego Padres perspective. The full article is available by clicking here.