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Wire Taps: Max Scherzer leaves start with hamstring cramping; Nationals’ postseason rotation; Shawn Kelley bone chips in elbow...

Wire Taps: Max Scherzer leaves start with hamstring cramping; Nationals’ postseason rotation; Shawn Kelley bone chips in elbow...

Catch up on the last 24 hours in Nationals news before the start of the regular season finale at 3:05 PM EDT in the nation’s capital... We’re here. Game 162 of 162 gets underway at 3:05 PM EDT in Nationals Park, and after that... well there’s no baseball until Friday. I didn’t want to be the one to tell everyone that part, but someone had to. Sorry. We’ll make it through. Before that, however, Gio Gonzalez takes the mound in the final regular season game as Dusty Baker’s Nationals try for a series win over the Pirates, and a franchise-record tying 98th victory. While you wait...
Federal Baseball Sep 24, 2017
Washington Nationals’ Shawn Kelley headed for more tests after nerve issue, numbness in right arm in New York...

Washington Nationals’ Shawn Kelley headed for more tests after nerve issue, numbness in right arm in New York...

Shawn Kelley had an MRI on his right arm on Saturday, but they’re waiting for a diagnosis and planning more tests for the veteran reliever... “[Shawn] Kelley had some nerve problems. He couldn’t feel his fingers,” Dusty Baker told reporters on Friday night, after the 33-year-old veteran reliever was lifted from his outing against the New York Mets in Citi Field. “You’re always apprehensive when a guy is not feeling his fingers. He’s going back for further tests, some extensive tests...” - Dusty Baker on Shawn Kelley Both Kelley and Baker said it was something like the issue...
District On Deck Sep 24, 2017

Washington Nationals: Injuries define Shawn Kelley’s frustrating 2017

Injuries have plagued Shawn Kelley’s 2017 season for the Washington Nationals and it has been frustrating for the veteran reliever For Shawn Kelley, 2017 has been a year to forget for the Washington Nationals right-handed reliever. He has been on the disabled list twice this year due to a lower back strain in May and […] Washington Nationals: Injuries define Shawn Kelley’s frustrating 2017 - District on Deck - District on Deck - A Washington Nationals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Federal Baseball Sep 23, 2017
Washington Nationals’ Shawn Kelley leaves outing in Citi Field with nerve issue in right arm...

Washington Nationals’ Shawn Kelley leaves outing in Citi Field with nerve issue in right arm...

Shawn Kelley has had a rough season results-wise, and health-wise, and he left last night’s game with a nerve issues in his right forearm... It’s been a rough season for Shawn Kelley, who left Friday night’s series opener in Citi Field with an issue that sounded similar to the one the reliever dealt with late in the Washington Nationals’ Game 5 loss in the NLDS last October. Kelley was 19 pitches in when he felt something in his right forearm and called the trainer out to the mound. “It was similar to what he had last year, and he said he threw that pitch and he couldn’t feel...
Federal Baseball Sep 22, 2017
Shawn Kelley doesn’t belong on the Nationals’ postseason roster

Shawn Kelley doesn’t belong on the Nationals’ postseason roster

This season hasn’t gone as planned for Washington Nationals reliever Shawn Kelley, and a logjam in the bullpen should leave him on the outside looking in come October. Prior to the trade deadline, an argument could’ve been made for almost every pitcher on the Washington Nationals’ 40-man roster to make the postseason squad had the season ended then. There just wasn’t a very large disparity between the best and worst relievers on the team, as nearly all of them were having a down year. If nothing else, Shawn Kelley is the poster boy for the Nats’ bullpen struggles this year....
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Shawn Kelley not expected to need surgery this offseason

Shawn Kelley not expected to need surgery this offseason

The veteran righty with two Tommy Johns to his name has avoided another elbow surgery for now.

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