Category: ‘Injuries’

Trea Turner returns to Nationals’ starting lineup, but will bat second
April 22nd, 2017 at 4:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Trea Turner is back in Washington's starting lineup. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images) NEW YORK - Trea Turner is back in the Nationals' starting lineup Saturday against the Mets for the first time since straining his right hamstring April 8, but in a slightly different role. He's still the shortstop,...

Nationals activate Trea Turner from disabled list
April 21st, 2017 at 4:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** Trea Turner is off the disabled list. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images) NEW YORK â?? The Nationals activated shortstop Trea Turner from the 10-day disabled list Friday afternoon and designated Grant Green for assignment. Turner hasn't played since straining his right hamstring on April 8. He was eligible to come...

Nationals’ Jayson Werth exits Wednesday’s game with groin spasms
April 20th, 2017 at 2:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jayson Werth singled and scored a run before leaving Wednesday's game. (Jason Getz/USA Today Sports) ATLANTA - Jayson Werth left the Nationals' 14-4 demolition of the Braves on Wednesday with what the team said was groin spasms, but insisted his exit was precautionary, though the 37-year-old left fielder added he...

Nationals place Sammy Solis on disabled list to recall Joe Ross
April 19th, 2017 at 7:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sammy Solis has dealt with a variety of injuries as a professional. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) ATLANTA â?? In order for Joe Ross to make his season debut Wednesday, as Nationals Manager Dusty Baker announced Tuesday, the club needed to make a corresponding move to create a spot on the...

Trea Turner to go on rehab assignment before returning to Nationals
April 18th, 2017 at 8:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Trea Turner hasn't played in a game since April 8, when he injured his hamstring. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post) ATLANTA â?? Nationals shortstop Trea Turner is eligible to come off the 10-day disabled list Wednesday, but that isn't the plan for him, according to Manager Dusty Baker. Instead, Baker said Tuesday...