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Jayson Werth plays for the first time in a week after resting shoulder

Jayson Werth swung in the indoor batting cages during Sunday’s game. For a week, his balky right shoulder — technically, an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain — prevented him from swinging. He did on Saturday and again the next day. Once the Nationals took a two-run lead in the seventh inning, Manager Matt Williams wasn’t going to insert Werth […]

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Nats Journal: Jayson Werth plays for the first time in a week after resting shoulder

Jayson Werth swung in the indoor batting cages during Sunday’s game. For a week, his balky right shoulder — technically, an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain — prevented him from swinging. He did on Saturday and again the next day. Once the Nationals took a two-run lead in the seventh inning, Manager Matt Williams wasn’t going to insert Werth into the game and told him so. Read full article >>

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Werth fights through injury to help Nats in 6-5 win over Pirates

Jayson Werth had been out a week with a shoulder injury before coming off the bench to make key plays in a Nats' victory.

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Jayson Werth targeting Sunday return to Nationals lineup

The Nationals expect to have Jayson Werth back on Sunday, a welcome return for the veteran right fielder, who has been out of the lineup seven of the last eight games with a shoulder injury.

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Game 120: Pirates at Nats

The Nationals showed this week they could have their way with a struggling team like the Mets. Now we’ll find out how they fare against a Pirates club that despite injuries to Andrew McCutchen and Gerrit Cole currently holds one of the NL’s two wild card positions. Jayson Werth is not in the Nats’ lineup…

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Tonight’s Nationals-Pirates lineups

The Nationals return home after a six-game road trip with their biggest division lead of the season. The Pirates are without Nationals-killer Andrew McCutchen, who is on the disabled list. He has a career .367/.435/.750 with 13 home runs in 34 games against the Nationals. Michael A. Taylor is in right field while Jayson Werth […]

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Nats Journal: Tonight’s Nationals-Pirates lineups

The Nationals return home after a six-game road trip with their biggest division lead of the season. The Pirates are without Nationals-killer Andrew McCutchen, who is on the disabled list. He has a career .367/.435/.750 with 13 home runs in 34 games against the Nationals. Michael A. Taylor is in right field while Jayson Werth continues to rest his right shoulder. Read full article >>

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Jayson Werth could come off the bench Friday

Right fielder Jayson Werth told Manager Matt Williams he felt “a lot better” Thursday morning, a day after he received a cortisone shot in his inflamed right shoulder, Williams said. Including Thursday night, Werth has missed four of the Nationals’ last six games with an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain. Williams said Werth will not start until […]

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Nats Journal: Jayson Werth receives cortisone shot to relieve AC joint sprain

Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth will miss the next two or three days after he received a cortisone shot in his right shoulder to relieve pain from an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain, Manager Matt Williams said. Read full article >>

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Jayson Werth receives cortisone shot to relieve AC joint sprain

Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth will miss the next two or three days after he received a cortisone shot in his right shoulder to relieve pain from an acromioclavicular (AC) joint sprain, Manager Matt Williams said. Werth received an MRI exam on his shoulder Tuesday night, and “all of that checked out really well,” Williams […]

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Werth gets cortisone shot, out couple more days

Jayson Werth was given a cortisone shot in his ailing right shoulder and will miss a couple more days, but the Nationals say an MRI revealed no structural damage and that the veteran outfielder shouldn’t need to spend any time on the disabled list. The MRI, performed in New York, showed only inflammation of the…

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Jayson Werth is dealing with AC joint inflammation in right shoulder

Jayson Werth missed the previous two games with nagging shoulder and ankle injuries, but on Sunday the Nationals’ outfielder said it was, in fact, his right shoulder that has been bugging him the most. Werth said he has inflammation in the AC joint of his right shoulder, and the pain was so bad a few […]

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Nats Journal: Jayson Werth is dealing with AC joint inflammation in right shoulder

Jayson Werth missed the previous two games with nagging shoulder and ankle injuries, but on Sunday the Nationals’ outfielder said it was, in fact, his right shoulder that has been bugging him the most. Werth said he has inflammation in the AC joint of his right shoulder, and the pain was so bad a few days ago he couldn’t lift his arm up to his head. He can now. Read full article >>

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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…

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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. […]

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Werth scratched from lineup for 2nd straight night

Jayson Werth was scratched from the Nationals' lineup for the second straight night, unable to play due to nagging shoulder and ankle injuries.

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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 >>

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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.

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“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…

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Today’s Nationals-Mets lineups

After he exited after six innings Wednesday night with a sore right shoulder, an injury sustained on a swing last week, Jayson Werth is back in the Nationals’ lineup for today’s 12:35 matinee against the Mets. “I talked to him this morning,” Manager Matt Williams said. “He’s getting some treatment. All indications are that he’ll […]

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Nats Journal: Today’s Nationals-Mets lineups

After he exited after six innings Wednesday night with a sore right shoulder, an injury sustained on a swing last week, Jayson Werth is back in the Nationals’ lineup for today’s 12:35 matinee against the Mets. Read full article >>

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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

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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

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Villanueva freezes Werth with 57-mph pitch

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