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Stephen Strasburg will stay in D.C. for quite a while.

Strasburg and the Washington Nationals reportedly reached an agreement  ESPN’s Jeff Passan broke the news on Twitter. The deal is reportedly for seven years and $245 million Dollars. The contract would set a new record for average annual value at $35 million a year surpassing Zack Greinke’s $31.5 million deal.

In 10 seasons, all with the Nats, Strasburg is 112-58 with a 3.17 ERA and 1,695 strikeouts.

Source | ESPN

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