Category: ‘Injuries’

Nationals’ Anthony Rendon is day-to-day after exiting game early with stinger
June 20th, 2017 at 12:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** Anthony Rendon homered Monday, then left due to an apparent injury. (Steve Mitchell/USA Today Sports) MIAMI â?? Stephen Drew, not Anthony Rendon, stepped into the on-deck circle behind Daniel Murphy in the top of the fifth inning Monday, and in so doing replaced a key cog in the Nationals' lineup. Rendon,...

Nationals’ Jayson Werth remains home while still limited from baseball activity
June 19th, 2017 at 7:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jayson Werth is still unable to start baseball activity. (Ben Margot/Associated Press) MIAMI â?? Dusty Baker hoped Jayson Werth would meet the Nationals in Miami, a sign that he had improved enough that he could get his treatment and work he needed from the team's everyday training staff. But Werth...

Nationals place Shawn Kelley on disabled list, recall A.J. Cole
June 18th, 2017 at 12:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Shawn Kelley is back on the disabled list. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) NEW YORK â?? The Nationals' bullpen shuffling continued Sunday, when the club placed Shawn Kelley on the 10-day disabled list with a right trapezius strain Sunday and recalled A.J. Cole from Class AAA Syracuse to take his spot on...

Shawn Kelley is dealing with neck tightness and Dusty Baker is ‘a little concerned’
June 17th, 2017 at 3:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Shawn Kelley finished Washington's win over the Mets Friday. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) NEW YORK â?? The Nationals needed just three outs from their bullpen in an 7-2 win over the Mets on Friday night because Max Scherzer provided the other 24. Shawn Kelley secured them, but not without some apprehension....

Nationals’ Adam Eaton says he’s ‘ahead of schedule’ rehabbing knee
June 11th, 2017 at 4:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** About a month and a half ago, Adam Eaton had just torn a knee ligament. Now, he is walking. (Nick Wass/Associated Press) Adam Eaton used crutches to wander into the Washington Nationals clubhouse on Sunday afternoon, though he said he didn't know why he was using them, since he didn't...