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Washington Post Mar 27, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Jayson Werth references ‘Mean Girls’ and gets distracted by a shiny object during interview

With the top two buttons of his Nationals jersey unbuttoned, Jayson Werth gave a casual interview to MASN’s Dan Kolko during the second inning of Thursday’s spring training loss to the Mets.Kolko opened the interview with a question about Werth’s rehab from right shoulder surgery and Werth didn’t miss the opportunity to make a “Mean Girls” reference.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 26, 2015

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth’s opening day status remains in question, and other notes

VIERA, Fla. — Jayson Werth continues to play games in the minor leagues but defense only. He has yet to swing a bat in a game, Manager Matt Williams said, because Werth feels soreness in his surgically repaired right shoulder when he swings. Werth moved from swinging off a tee to soft toss to swinging with a lighter bat in the batting cage. The next steps would be to swing his heavier bat.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 23, 2015

Nats Journal: The Nationals’ many bench options

VIERA, Fla. — The Nationals will take the field for the first game of the season in two weeks. And even though opening day is quickly approaching, the state of the Nationals roster could still be in flux. Injuries to Yunel Escobar and Anthony Rendon, and the rehab of Jayson Werth, have added uncertainty to several positions.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 20, 2015

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth to play in minor league game

VIERA, Fla. — There was a time after Jayson Werth had surgery to repair the acrimioclavicular joint in his right shoulder when he wasn’t sure he’d be able to throw at full strength ever again. The joint was so sore in the months before spring training that he struggled to lift it above his head.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 11, 2015

Nationals’ outfield options with Denard Span and Jayson Werth injured

There’s a good chance Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth and center fielder Denard Span will not be ready for opening day (April 6). Werth had right shoulder surgery in January, and Span had surgery on his right core muscle Monday. So Washington’s outfield depth will be tested early. Here’s a look at four possible replacements and their big league experience.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Mar 4, 2015

Werth hits off tee for first time since surgery

Jayson Werth took swings off a tee Wednesday for the first time since his January shoulder surgery, a small but important step in his return to the Nationals lineup.

Werth takes swings off tee for first time since surgery

VIERA, Fla. — Jayson Werth took light swings off a tee Wednesday for the first time since his January shoulder surgery, a small but important step in the veteran outfielder’s attempt to return in time for the Nationals’ season opener. Werth’s workout was exceptionally light — he swung the bat in the air about 20…
Washington Post Mar 3, 2015

DC Sports Bog: The best photos from 11 years of Nationals team picture days

Here’s a free idea for the Nationals’ 2025 promotional schedule, when the team is celebrating its 20th anniversary season. Just hand out copies of individual player photos from back in the day.This year’s team picture day session will go down as one of the greatest in history, not because the Nationals’ roster is loaded with more talent than ever before, but because Danny Espinosa, Mike Carp and Jayson Werth boast some of the best facial hair in the big leagues.Read full article >>
Washington Post Mar 2, 2015

DC Sports Bog: Danny Espinosa’s mustache, Jayson Werth’s haunting stare of death highlight Nationals picture day

Ah, Nats picture day, the annual excuse for Jayson Werth to attempt to break a camera’s will by staring deep into its soul. Werth seemed to be feeling particularly cheerful and chipper on Sunday, as he flashed his pearly whites for the camera while glaring into its lens with the intensity and power of a thousand CBS Sports Minutes.Read full article >>
philly.com Mar 1, 2015

Still a contender, Werth recalls good times with Phils

VIERA, Fla. - The Phillies marched out the Four Aces in February 2011 while Jayson Werth moved into his new spring-training home with the Washington Nationals.

Jayson Werth Photos

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