Update: Stephen Strasburg has been scratched for precautionary reasons from his scheduled start in the Rising Stars Game due to a muscle strain in his neck. He is listed as day-to-day.
Both Drew Storen and Stephen Strasburg have been selected to play in the Arizona Fall League’s Rising Stars Showcase on Saturday evening at Surprise Stadium. In fact, Strasburg is expected to start the game for the AFL East Division team.
The great news for Nats fans is that MLB Network will carry a live broadcast of the game with Diamondbacks announcer Daron Sutton and MLB Network’s Tony Clark in the broadcast booth.
MLB.com will also have a live video feed. Tune in at 8 p.m. to catch Storen and Strasburg in action.
The Phoenix Desert Dogs are 12-7 this season with a strong lead in the AFL East.
Also, check out the full roster of future MLB stars that will be playing in the game.