1:26 PM EDT, Tue July 22, 2014
Washington Post

Ian Desmond suffers hand injury as Nationals fall to Orioles, 4-3

BALTIMORE —Ian Desmond wore a cloth bandage around his swollen right hand, water dripping from the melting ice. Minutes later, Jayson Werth hobbled through the Washington Nationals’ clubhouse, limping on his left foot. Just as the Nationals had moved into first place and regained full health, they dropped into a tie and baseballs attacked appendages on two of their best players. Read full article >>

CSN Washington

Werth wins NL Player of the Week award

Jayson Werth broke out of his slump in a big way, earning NL Player of the Week honors in the process.

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Today’s Nationals-Brewers lineups

Nationals Manager Matt Williams said after Sunday’s game that he wanted to get a day off for Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth, but it won’t be Monday. Desmond and Werth are in the lineup. The Nationals are using their standard lineup against right-hander Matt Garza. Gio Gonzalez is making his second start since coming off the disabled list. Read full article >>


Venable robs Werth with sparkling grab

4/27/14: Will Venable lays out to make a fantastic diving catch in right field, robbing Jayson Werth of a hit and ending the inning


Villanueva freezes Werth with 57-mph pitch

8/21/13: Carlos Villanueva freezes Jayson Werth with a 57-mph breaking ball