Washington Nationals

The Nationals announced they’ve reinstated infielder Starlin Castro from the restricted list. Also returning to the active roster is right-hander Austin Voth, who’s been on the 10-day injured list due to a broken nose. Reliever Ryne Harper was optioned to Triple-A Rochester, while outfielder Andrew Stevenson has been placed on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 17, with an
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The Nationals announced they’re placing ace Max Scherzer on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to June 12, due to groin inflammation. Reliever Justin Miller has been selected to the roster to replace him. To clear space for Miller on the 40-man roster, Washington designated righty Rogelio Armenteros for assignment. Scherzer was forced out of his start on Friday
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The Nationals announced a series of roster moves today. Most notably, setup man Daniel Hudson has been placed on the 10-day injured list with right elbow inflammation. Meanwhile, Erick Fedde was reinstated from the injured list, and Jefry Rodriguez had his contracted selected from Triple-A. The Nats also selected the contract of Andres Machado, whom
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9:27 pm: Scherzer offered a positive update postgame, telling reporters (including Jessica Camerato of MLB.com) he suffered a mild groin injury. Scherzer said an MRI revealed inflammation but no muscle strain and termed himself day-to-day. 6:37 pm: Nationals star Max Scherzer left this evening’s start against the Giants in the first inning after a visit from the
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Nationals manager Dave Martinez and Washington’s trainer visited with right-hander Stephen Strasburg after he began Tuesday night’s game with a four-pitch walk, and despite some obvious discomfort (noted by Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post), Strasburg stayed in the game. His fastball velocity was down to the point that his four-seamer was registering as a
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The Nationals announced they’ve placed right-handers Erick Fedde and Tanner Rainey on the injured list. One of the two players has tested positive for COVID-19, while the other was deemed a close contact, tweets Maria Torres of the Athletic. To replace Fedde and Rainey on the active roster, Washington recalled righties Paolo Espino and Kyle McGowin from Triple-A Rochester.
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After spending parts of 13 seasons in the Major Leagues, veteran right-hander Jordan Zimmermann has announced his retirement, via a statement released by the Brewers. The two-time All-Star and Wisconsin native made it back to the big leagues this year for a brief run with his home state’s team, but he’ll now call it a
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The Rockies announced a pair of corresponding roster moves today. They selected the contract of Connor Joe from Triple-A, while right-handed pitcher Jose Mujica was optioned to Triple-A. It’s good to see Joe back in the Majors. The 28-year-old opted out of 2020 after being diagnosed with testicular cancer, writes MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand. The Rockies
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The Washington Nationals have signed free agent pitcher Jon Lester. With the 2021 MLB season inching closer, several teams are trying to make moves in preparation for the new year. The Washington Nationals made a big addition to their starting rotation on Monday, when they agreed to a one-year deal with former Chicago Cubs pitcher
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Juan Soto, Washington Nationals. (Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports) Eagles: How should Philly fans remember Carson Wentz? by John Buhler For Juan Soto’s agent Scott Boras, the Fernando Tatis Jr. contract is the floor for his client. After inking a 14-year, $340 million extension with the San Diego Padres, shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr.’s new deal
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Davey Johnson, Washington Nationals. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Red Sox sign Enrique Hernandez to two-year deal worth $14M by John Buhler Packers: Mike Pettine using embarrassing NFC Championship loss to 49ers as fuel by Bre’ana Singleton Former big league second baseman and championship skipper Davey Johnson is battling COVID. Longtime big league manager and second baseman Davey
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MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – SEPTEMBER 11: Kris Bryant #17 of the Chicago Cubs (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) Florida Gators give positive health update on Keyontae Johnson by John Buhler Sorry, Nationals fans. You’re not getting Kris Bryant this offseason. The Washington Nationals downgraded massively at third base, as Carter Kieboom’s inability to replace Anthony Rendon’s
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