May 3, 2011, 10:41 PM EDT
PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Zimmerman had successful surgery here Tuesday to repair the torn abdominal muscle that had plagued him since early April, a procedure that is expected to keep the Nationals third baseman sidelined another six weeks. Philadelphia specialist Bill Meyers performed the surgery and informed Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo it was less severe…
May 3, 2011, 7:44 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Jayson Werth and the Nationals open a three-game series tonight in Philadelphia. PHILADELPHIA — There are all kinds of connections between the two teams here tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Obviously, this marks Jayson Werth's return to Philadelphia, and the right fielder is sure to be greeted with…
May 3, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
Tuesday, 7:05 p.m. — RHP Livan Hernandez (3-2, 3.23) vs. LHP Cole Hamels (3-1, 3.13)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7 FMWednesday, 7:05 p.m. — RHP Jason Marquis (3-0, 2.62) vs. RHP Vance Worley (1-0, 0.00)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7 FM Thursday, 7:05 p.m. — LHP John Lannan (2-3, 3.78) vs. RHP Roy Halladay (4-1, 2.14)TV: MASN Radio: WJFK-106.7…
May 3, 2011, 3:57 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Tom Gorzelanny tonight authored the latest gem by a Nationals starter. They weren’t supposed to pitch like this. The Nationals’ rotation was supposed to be this club’s weakest link. Certainly, that’s the way it had been in previous seasons. And with Stephen Strasburg spending his spring and summer in Viera, Fla., rehabbing…
May 2, 2011, 7:40 PM EDT
Photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER The Nats try to take three of four from the Giants tonight at Nationals Park. The Nationals had planned all season to celebrate Military Appreciation Night during tonight's game against the Giants. Little did anyone know how appropriate that would be. Should make for a compelling scene tonight…
May 2, 2011, 2:59 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Jason Marquis leads the Nats' surprising rotation with three wins and a 2.62 ERA. Though today is May 2 and the Nationals played yesterday, for practical purposes they've just now completed the first month of the 2011 season. With 27 games in the books, the Nats are exactly one-sixth of the way…
May 1, 2011, 10:45 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Ivan Rodriguez congratulates Drew Storen at the end of the Nats’ 5-2 win. No Ryan Zimmerman? On this day, no problem. The Nationals rode Jordan Zimmermann’s quality start, three hits from Jayson Werth and a clutch hit from Ivan Rodriguez to scratch out a 5-2 victory over the Giants today at Nationals…
May 1, 2011, 4:44 PM EDT
File photo by Mark Zuckerman / NATS INSIDER Jordan Zimmermann faces Matt Cain this afternoon at Nationals Park. One day after becoming the first team in the live-ball era to draw nine walks and get hit by three pitches yet only score one run, the Nationals are going with a little different look at the…
May 1, 2011, 1:45 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Ian Desmond reached second on an error and scored the Nats’ only run today. The gut punch came 75 minutes before first pitch at Nationals Park, when the home clubhouse doors closed for a brief meeting in which the entire team was informed Ryan Zimmerman will have surgery Tuesday to repair a…
Apr 30, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT
Updated at 3:48 p.m. Ryan Zimmerman will have surgery Tuesday to repair a torn abdominal muscle, a procedure that will keep the Nationals third baseman out approximately six more weeks. Zimmerman, who has been on the disabled list for three weeks since aggravating the injury while sliding headfirst into second base, was not making progress…
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TUE: Nats at Braves, 7:10 p.m.
WED: Nats at Braves, 7:10 p.m.
THU: Nats at Marlins, 7:10 p.m.
FRI: Nats at Marlins, 7:10 p.m.
SAT: Nats at Marlins, 7:10 p.m.
SUN: Nats at Marlins, 1:10 p.m.
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