Stephen Strasburg wasn’t sharp, but he pitched around trouble long enough, and Washington completed a sweep of Atlanta, 3-1, on Wednesday.
Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $420,000 in Virginia Community Business Launch (CBL) grants.
Harrisonburg outfielder Shane Billings was voted the Valley League Most Valuable Player among league administrators and media representatives. Charlottesville’s Hayden McCutcheon was voted the Pitcher of the Year.
Stephen Strasburg was rocked in another short stint as the Washington Nationals lost on the road at Arizona, 14-6, Tuesday night.
Stephen Strasburg gave up four runs in six innings of work, and Tom Koehler and two Miami relievers shut down an inconsistent Nats offense again in an 8-0 win on Saturday.
First National Corporation, the parent company of First Bank, announced Monday the bank has successfully completed the acquisition of six Bank of America branches in Dillwyn, Farmville, Waynesboro, Staunton, Elkton, and Woodstock.
Remember when Stephen Strasburg was the Next Big Thing? Now he’s the third starter on a deep and talented Washington Nationals staff, and probably doesn’t deserve to be.