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Rookie phenom taking the mound at GABP

Strasburg jerseys are available in the Reds Pro Shop Strasburg jerseys are available in the Reds Pro Shop

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Washington Nationals rookie phenom pitcher Stephen Strasburg is taking the mound Wednesday at Great American Ball Park.

Strasburg will oppose Reds pitcher Bronson Arroyo at 7:10 p.m.

The 22-year-old made his debut in front of a sold-out crowd in Washington in early June, and the hype has been building about him ever since. He has a 4-2 record with a 2.03 ERA in eight starts.

The Reds are even selling Strasburg jerseys at their pro shop.

So far, the Reds have sold over 33,000 tickets for the game.

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