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Washington Post Aug 21, 2015

Nats Journal: Tonight’s Nationals-Brewers lineups

The Nationals are back from a 10-game, 11-day road trip. In a surprising move, they called up top shortstop prospect Trea Turner from Class AAA Syracuse. He will be on the bench for his first game in the majors. Anthony Rendon is at second base again, and Jayson Werth is leading off. Clint Robinson starts at first base and Ryan Zimmerman rests.Read full article >>
Washington Post Aug 15, 2015

Nats Journal: Tonight’s Nationals-Giants lineups

Despite homering on Friday, Danny Espinosa is on the bench to start Saturday’s game. Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth are back in the lineup, with Werth hitting low in the order. Clint Robinson starts at first base while Ryan Zimmerman gets a day off.Read full article >>
Washington Post Aug 14, 2015

Nats Journal: Trouble with the fastball: Nationals edition

SAN FRANCISCO — In third inning of Thursday’s 3-1 loss to the Giants, Anthony Rendon lined out, and then Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman each struck out. With a 1-2 count, Rendon fouled off a 91 mph fastball from Ryan Vogelsong over the middle. He lined out on the next pitch. Harper then took a 1-1 fastball inside the low outside corner and chased a high one out of the zone to strike out. Zimmerman took a 1-1 fastball on the outer edge and couldn’t make contact on a 2-2 fastball down the middle.Read full article >>

Stock Watch: Zimmerman re-emerging at the right time

Each week this season, we’ll take the temperature of the Nationals roster to see whose stock is rising or falling.   Record: 3-4 Team slash: .265/.348/.416 Team ERA: 4.50 Runs per game:   4.85   STOCK UP   Ryan Zimmerman, 1B: .435 AVG/ 8 RBI/ 1.375 OPS  It appears that treating the plantar fasciitis in his…
CSN Washington Aug 12, 2015

Nats Stock Watch: Zimmerman re-emerging at the right time

Ryan Zimmerman is looking like his old self again, and the Nats need him now more than ever. That and more on Stock Watch.

Matt of Matt's Bats: A closer look at Anthony Rendon's collision at home plate

During Sunday's Rockies-Nationals game, a lot of people questioned the ruling on the field in the 7th inning when the umpires called Anthony Rendon out at home plate. With Rendon on second and the score tied at 4-4, Ryan Zimmerman...

Marty Niland: Ryan Zimmerman's big weekend and memories of Frank Howard

If there was a silver lining in last weekend's series loss to the Colorado Rockies, it's that Ryan Zimmerman appears to have fully recovered from the plantar fasciitis that has sidelined him for much of this season. The Nationals first...
Washington Post Aug 10, 2015

Nats Journal: Ryan Zimmerman, Jayson Werth emerging in the middle of the Nationals order

Remember Ryan Zimmerman? The franchise stalwart the Washington Nationals gave an 11-year deal to remain so in near-perpetuity? The heart-of-the-order, center-of-the-clubhouse player who holds nearly every Nationals offensive record?Read full article >>
MASN Sports Aug 10, 2015

Scherzer looking to build off of changeup; Zimmerman on "big" western trip - Byron Kerr

Max Scherzer looking to build off of changeup; Ryan Zimmerman on "big" trip
Washington Post Aug 6, 2015

Nats Journal: Joe Ross to stay in the rotation; Doug Fister moves to the bullpen

Nationals Manager Matt Williams announced after Thursday’s game that rookie Joe Ross will remain in the starting rotation when Stephen Strasburg returns Saturday, and Doug Fister will move to the bullpen. Criticized at times this season for relentless loyalty to struggling veterans like Ian Desmond, Ryan Zimmerman, and others, the Nationals chose meritocracy as they replaced their ERA leader from 2014 with a relatively unproven rookie who has never stopped proving himself in seven big-league starts.Read full article >>
Washington Post Aug 6, 2015

Nats Journal: Nationals vs. Diamondbacks discussion thread: Game 107

Matt Williams did not throw chairs or smash coolers after Wednesday night’s frustrating loss. He was calm Wednesday night and again Thursday morning, unwilling to betray any concern about his second-place Nationals. Ian Desmond is back in his lineup Thursday afternoon. Ryan Zimmerman is not — just a day off. They’ll support rookie Joe Ross, who could be bumped from the rotation by the return of Stephen Strasburg some time this weekend.Read full article >>

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Nationals Player News

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    Jayson Werth

    Marty Niland: Nats get most from Jayson Werth in the leadoff spot

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    Denard Span

    Nats Journal: Denard Span, free agent after this season: Time in D.C. ‘resurrected my career’

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    Stephen Strasburg

    Nats Journal: Stephen Strasburg leaves Sunday’s game after four innings with “upper back discomfort”

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    Max Scherzer

    This pitch is why Nats’ Max Scherzer was awful in August

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    Yunel Escobar

    Nats Journal: Michael A. Taylor, Yunel Escobar out of Nationals lineup for second straight day

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    Gio Gonzalez

    Nationals open pivotal series in St. Louis

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    Aaron Barrett

    Nats Journal: Injury updates on Stephen Strasburg, Aaron Barrett

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    Jose Lobaton

    Nats Journal: Tonight’s Nationals-Cardinals lineups

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    Michael A. Taylor

    Nats Journal: Michael A. Taylor’s return to the lineup and importance moving forward

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    Clint Robinson

    Clint Robinson demonstrates value again with two homers in two days for Nats - Byron Kerr