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Jayson Werth plays for the first time in a week after resting shoulder

Jayson Werth swung in the indoor batting cages during Sunday’s game. For a week, his balky right shoulder — technically, an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain — prevented him from swinging. He did on Saturday and again the next day. Once the Nationals took a two-run lead in the seventh inning, Manager Matt Williams wasn’t going to insert Werth […]

Today’s Nationals-Diamondbacks Lineups

After a successful pinch-hitting appearance in Sunday night’s comeback win over the Pirates, Jayson Werth is back in the Nationals’ lineup against Vidal Nuno and the Diamondbacks Monday. Werth had not appeared in a game since Aug. 10 prior to drawing a walk in the ninth inning Sunday, then doubling to key the game-winning rally […]

Werth fights through pain to help Nats win

Hampered by AC joint inflammation in his right shoulder, Jayson Werth had been out recovering for seven days before coming off the bench in the Nats’ win over the Pirates on Sunday night. He had a cortisone shot three days prior and hadn’t swung a bat against live pitching in a week. On Friday it…
Washington Post Aug 17, 2014

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth plays for the first time in a week after resting shoulder

Jayson Werth swung in the indoor batting cages during Sunday’s game. For a week, his balky right shoulder — technically, an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain — prevented him from swinging. He did on Saturday and again the next day. Once the Nationals took a two-run lead in the seventh inning, Manager Matt Williams wasn’t going to insert Werth into the game and told him so. Read full article >>

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