6:17 AM EDT, Fri March 27, 2015
Washington Post

Nats Journal: The Nationals’ many bench options

VIERA, Fla. — The Nationals will take the field for the first game of the season in two weeks. And even though opening day is quickly approaching, the state of the Nationals roster could still be in flux. Injuries to Yunel Escobar and Anthony Rendon, and the rehab of Jayson Werth, have added uncertainty to several positions.Read full article >>

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Jayson Werth to play in minor league game

VIERA, Fla. — There was a time after Jayson Werth had surgery to repair the acrimioclavicular joint in his right shoulder when he wasn’t sure he’d be able to throw at full strength ever again. The joint was so sore in the months before spring training that he struggled to lift it above his head.Read full article >>

Washington Post

It is what it is — and what it is is discouraging for Nationals

VIERA, Fla. — As Anthony Rendon’s sprained left medial collateral ligament joined Yunel Escobar’s strained oblique, Jayson Werth’s surgically repaired right shoulder, and Denard Span’s recently repaired core on the list of injuries plaguing the Washington Nationals, the unofficial phrase of the day in the clubhouse was “it is what it is.” Read full article >>

Washington Post

Nationals’ outfield options with Denard Span and Jayson Werth injured

There’s a good chance Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth and center fielder Denard Span will not be ready for opening day (April 6). Werth had right shoulder surgery in January, and Span had surgery on his right core muscle Monday. So Washington’s outfield depth will be tested early. Here’s a look at four possible replacements and their big league experience.Read full article >>

Nats Insider | CSN Washington

Werth takes swings off tee for first time since surgery

VIERA, Fla. — Jayson Werth took light swings off a tee Wednesday for the first time since his January shoulder surgery, a small but important step in the veteran outfielder’s attempt to return in time for the Nationals’ season opener. Werth’s workout was exceptionally light — he swung the bat in the air about 20…

CBS Sports

Fantasy Update: Jayson Werth

Fantasy Update: Jayson Werth

MLB

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

MLB

Werth smacks a grand slam as Nats take lead

4/9/14: Jayson Werth hammers a grand slam to left-center field as the Nationals take a 10-7 lead late in the game