6:14 PM EDT, Sat March 28, 2015
Washington Post 2 hours ago

Nats Journal: Ryan Zimmerman to rest left shoulder a few days, Jayson Werth won’t rule out opening day yet

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Ryan Zimmerman expects to rest his left shoulder and upper back for a few days after banging it on the ground making a diving play in the first inning on Friday. A day later, Zimmerman said he already noted improvement. He said he felt the discomfort in his only plate appearance Friday, a walk against the Cardinals, so he alerted the Nationals and Manager Matt Williams took him out of the game after two innings.Read full article >>
CSN Washington 5 hours ago

Zimmerman expects to return in 2-3 days

Ryan Zimmerman expects to miss only 2-3 days after getting hurt diving for a grounder Friday and insists he'll be in the lineup on Opening Day.

Zimmerman expects to be back in 2-3 days

VIERA, Fla. — Ryan Zimmerman said he felt “way better” Saturday morning than he did the previous afternoon when he injured himself diving for a ball to his left, and the veteran first baseman expects to be back in the Nationals’ lineup within the next 2-3 days and thus ready for Opening Day. “I feel…

Nationals 1B Zimmerman leaves early after dive vs. Cardinals

Washington first baseman Ryan Zimmerman left the game early after diving for a ball in the Nationals' 1-1 tie with the split-squad St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
CSN Washington Mar 27, 2015

Another Nats injury: Zimmerman banged up on diving play at first

Ryan Zimmerman hurt his left side diving for a ball at first base Friday and left the game, adding yet another name to their long list of injuries.

Zimmerman banged up on diving play at first base

VIERA, Fla. — Ryan Zimmerman came out of Friday’s Grapefruit League game after only two innings, having “banged himself” on the left side making a diving stop in the top of the first, Nationals manager Matt Williams said. Williams said Zimmerman didn’t ask to be taken out of the game and insisted the move was…
Washington Post Mar 25, 2015

Fantasy baseball: Nats’ Ryan Zimmerman and three other undervalued hitters

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, and fantasy baseball is no different. Hitters that can help in all five categories go quickly in the draft, but there are others who fall through the cracks that can help you almost as much.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Mar 7, 2015

Scherzer, Zimmerman on how far Nats have come as a franchise

In this video Max Scherzer and Ryan Zimmerman talk about how far the Nationals have come as a franchise since the days of losing over 100 games.
Washington Post Mar 6, 2015

Nats Journal: Ryan Zimmerman starts strong at first base

VIERA, Fla. — Throughout the early spring, no one around the Washington Nationals seemed concerned about the team’s new first baseman. No one, from General Manager Mike Rizzo to Manager Matt Williams to Zimmerman’s teammates, betrayed any doubt that longtime third baseman Ryan Zimmerman would move across the field successfully. In fact, everyone thought he’d carry out his new duties with uncommon aptitude, despite having one spring’s worth of full-time practice to hone them.Read full article >>

Zimmerman passes first test at first base

VIERA, Fla. — Ryan Zimmerman loves to downplay the significance of events that take place on a baseball field, so it was no surprise he didn’t think the two tough scoops he made at first base Thursday evening on short-hop throws were that big a deal. “I mean, you just run to the base, catch…
CSN Washington Mar 6, 2015

Zimmerman passes first test at first base

Ryan Zimmerman looked smooth in his first game as the Nationals' new first baseman, making a couple of tough plays on throws in the dirt.
CSN Washington Mar 3, 2015

Desmond, Rendon like what they see from Zimmerman at 1B

In this video, Ryan Zimmerman, Anthony Rendon and Ian Desmond talk about Zimmerman's move to first base.

VIDEO: Zim putting in extra time at 1B

Last week we caught up with Ryan Zimmerman in a video from Viera, but in this clip Mark takes a bit of a deeper dive into Zim’s transition to first base. He has reaction from Zimmerman himself, along with infield teammates Anthony Rendon and Ian Desmond, who have been working with the Face of the…
CSN Washington Mar 2, 2015

Zim getting used to working with fellow infielders

Ryan Zimmerman worked on some real fine points of first base on Monday as the Nationals star continues to get comfortable with his new position.

Zim getting used to working with fellow infielders

VIERA, Fla. — It has become a daily routine, Ryan Zimmerman getting extra, personalized work at first base. And with each passing day, the career third baseman looks more and more comfortable at his new position while the Nationals look more and more impressed with his natural ability to pick things up. “His athleticism is…

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