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Mets Blog | ESPN New York

Murph remains sidelined with cranky calf

Daniel Murphy #28 2BNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM126 HR9 RBI53 R73 OBP.343 AVG.301 NEW YORK -- Daniel Murphy's right calf, which forced him to depart Sunday's game at Dodger Stadium in the ninth inning, remained "tighter than usual" on Tuesday. So Murphy joined David Wright (neck) on the bench for Tuesday's series opener against the Atlanta Braves. Murphy expected to be examined by a doctor pregame, and suggested he would have a better idea of the severity of the injury afterward.

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers lose 3-2 to Braves, may have lost Hyun-Jin Ryu to injury

Finally losing to the Atlanta Braves, that was probably inevitable. Losing left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu to injury, not any part of the Dodgers’ future plan.

Dodgers Blog | Orange County Register

Final: Braves 3, Dodgers 2

ATLANTA - Left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu left the game with an injury in the sixth inning as the Dodgers lost to the Atlanta Braves, 3-2, Wednesday night. The loss snapped a three-game winning streak for the Dodgers and allowed the second-place San...

Los Angeles Times

Hyun-Jin Ryu strains buttock muscle in Dodgers' 3-2 loss to Braves

The latest injury to strike the Dodgers is literally a pain in the rear.

Nationals Journal | Washington Post

Bryce Harper’s surgically repaired left thumb is fine after stinger

In the sixth inning, the Nationals saw a sight they’d rather not: Bryce Harper hunched over at the plate, clutching his surgically repaired left thumb. Facing Braves starter Aaron Harang, Harper fouled off a high fastball and then grabbed his left thumb, which underwent surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament and forced him to miss two […]

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Bryce Harper’s surgically repaired left thumb is fine after stinger

In the sixth inning, the Nationals saw a sight they’d rather not: Bryce Harper hunched over at the plate, clutching his surgically repaired left thumb. Facing Braves starter Aaron Harang, Harper fouled off a high fastball and then grabbed his left thumb, which underwent surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament and forced him to miss two months. Read full article >>

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

Werth scratched from lineup, Souza recovering

ATLANTA — Originally in the Nationals’ lineup for Saturday night’s game against the Braves, Jayson Werth was scratched due to nagging shoulder and ankle injuries that have now forced the veteran right fielder to miss the first two games of this key series. Werth sat out Friday night’s opener at Turner Field to give both…

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Today’s Nationals-Braves lineups

Jayson Werth returns to the lineup after missing one game with a nagging ankle and shoulder injury. Wilson Ramos moves up to seventh in the lineup and Asdrubal Cabrera slides down to eighth against right-hander Aaron Harang. Read full article >>

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

Souza jams shoulder on violent collision with fence

ATLANTA — Steven Souza Jr. jammed his left shoulder, but otherwise appeared to avoid serious injury on a scary collision with the right-field fence at Turner Field during the second inning of Friday night’s 7-6 loss to the Braves. “I’m OK. I’m doing fine,” the young Nationals outfielder said. “I was just running full-speed, had…

Nationals Journal | Washington Post

Today’s Nationals-Braves lineups

Jayson Werth returns to the lineup after missing one game with a nagging ankle and shoulder injury. Wilson Ramos moves up to seventh in the lineup and Asdrubal Cabrera slides down to eighth against right-hander Aaron Harang. Nationals 1. Denard Span, CF 2. Anthony Rendon, 3B 3. Jayson Werth, RF 4. Adam LaRoche, 1B 5. […]

CSN Washington

Shoulder, ankle ailments sideline Werth for night

Battling injuries to both his shoulder and ankle, Jayson Werth was held out of the Nationals' lineup Friday night against the Braves.

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

Next stop: Atlanta

In the seven weeks since the Nats and Braves last squared off on June 22, the two teams have traveled very different paths. The Nationals in that span have gone 23-16. They lost Ryan Zimmerman to a hamstring injury, but now have Bryce Harper and Asdrubal Cabrera in store. They have a 4 1/2 game…

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

“Banged-up” Werth gets a night off

ATLANTA — Beset with nagging ailments to both his right shoulder and ankle, Jayson Werth was held out of the Nationals’ lineup for Friday night’s series opener against the Braves, though the club is hopeful neither injury is serious. “He wants to play, but I don’t know how good he’d be today,” manager Matt Williams…

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers increase NL West lead with 8-4 win over Braves

KEY MOMENT: Matt Kemp hit two home runs, one to center field and one to right, and appeared to be the hitter he was before injuries derailed his career in 2012 and 2013. Kemp, the subject of trade rumors, is batting .452 (14 for 31) in his last eight games.

MLB

5/31/13: Nats edge Braves, Strasburg exits early

Daily Recap: Denard Span ripped a pair of triples and the bullpen took care of the Braves after Stephen Strasburg exited with a back injury Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on Ja