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Washington Post Apr 23, 2015

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth gets a day off

Jayson Werth didn’t have much of a chance to prepare for the season. He rehabbed his surgically-repaired shoulder in Viera while teammates played in games and built up their workloads before the season. So even though he has been back for a week and half, and is healthy, Werth needs an occasional day off.Read full article >>
Washington Post Apr 19, 2015

Nats Journal: Nationals activate Denard Span, option Michael A. Taylor to Syracuse

A week ago today, Bryce Harper was the only player projected to start in the Nationals outfield actually starting there. Jayson Werth and Denard Span were out with injuries, and the Nationals were filling in as best they could without them.Read full article >>
MASN Sports Apr 18, 2015

Williams on young outfielders Taylor and Harper, and day off for Werth - Byron Kerr

Center fielder Denard Span has now played through two rehab games and is closer to returning from right core muscle surgery. Span went through a full workout at Nats Park on Saturday morning. Nationals manager Matt Williams said Span is...
The Nationals Enquirer Apr 17, 2015

Bryce Harper nearly runs past Jayson Werth, runs through stop sign, to score from first

Run until they tag you... The best part of Ryan Zimmerman's two-run double in the 6th inning of Thursday night's 5-2 win over the Phillies? That would be Bryce Harper scoring from first, nearly passing Jayson Werth in the process,...
Washington Post Apr 15, 2015

Nats Journal: Nationals vs. Red Sox discussion thread: Game 9

The Nationals turn to Gio Gonzalez to help them avoid the sweep today. Gonzalez, who worked in and out of trouble for six innings in his last outing, will face fellow left-hander Wade Miley. Ian Desmond moves up to the second hole, and Werth slide back to third in today’s lineup. Dan Uggla and Tyler Moore are back, too. The defense is the defense — it will be trying to do better. The bullpen is taxed, and got more bad news this morning when the Nationals placed Craig Stammen on the 15-day disabled list.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Apr 13, 2015

Werth cautiously optimistic upon return to lineup

Jayson Werth doesn't know what to expect in his delayed season debut, but the Nationals outfielder does know he's ready to contribute.

Werth cautiously optimistic upon return to lineup

BOSTON — In a perfect world, Jayson Werth would have played through a full spring training, building his workload up alongside all of his Nationals teammates, progressing toward Opening Day. Werth, though, couldn’t afford to do all that this year, not after needing right shoulder surgery in January. So as he sat in the dugout…
CSN Washington Apr 13, 2015

Werth returns as Nats play Red Sox at Fenway Park

The Nationals play the Boston Red Sox on Opening Day at Fenway Park with Jayson Werth back in the lineup.
CSN Washington Apr 13, 2015

State of the Nats: Can Werth get the offense going?

The Nationals welcome back Jayson Werth on Monday afternoon, just in time to help their struggling offensive.

State of the Nats: Can Werth get the offense going?

Top storylines: Werth set to return – The Nationals are getting some help this week with the return of Jayson Werth, who had been recovering the last three months from his Jan. 9 shoulder surgery. Werth, 35, appeared in three minor league rehab games with the Single-A Potomac Nationals in recent days. He logged nine plate…
Washington Post Apr 13, 2015

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth activated from 15-day DL, Matt den Dekker optioned to Syracuse

BOSTON — It’s official: Jayson Werth is back. The Nationals activated their starting left fielder from the 15-day disabled list Monday morning, meaning he is available to play in the Red Sox’s home opener this afternoon.Read full article >>

Werth set to debut for Nats today in Boston

PHILADELPHIA — After a ragged opening week to the season, the Nationals are about to get one of their three key injured lineup members back: Jayson Werth. Werth is expected to be activated off the disabled list and make his season debut Monday in Boston after a brief, 3-game rehab stint with Class A Potomac…
CSN Washington Apr 13, 2015

Werth expected to make season debut today

Jayson Werth is expected to make his season debut Monday, hoping to inject some life into the Nationals' struggling lineup.
Baltimore Sun Apr 12, 2015

Nationals' Werth could return to action Monday; Rendon also making progress

Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth rejoined the team Sunday, but manager Matt Williams would not commit to playing him today. Werth had played in two straight days of minor league games, homering in one of them, and his surgically repaired right shoulder handled the stress. When he...
MASN Sports Apr 11, 2015

Werth said Boston series "a possibility" for return from shoulder surgery - Byron Kerr

Jayson Werth says return in Boston for Monday's day game remains "a possibility"

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