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It’s playoff time for the Washington Nationals, Zim tosses a No No

Jordan Zimmermann closed out the Washington Nationals 2014 regular season with a strong exclamation point, tossing his first career no-hitter.  Not only was it the first no-hitter of his career, but the first n0-hitter for the Washington Nationals franchise.  Zimmermann yielded just one walk and fanned 10 Marlins’ batters.  His first 4.2 innings were perfect, before issuing...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: Should Ryan Zimmerman play in October?

Ryan Zimmerman With October fast approaching, there has been one question on every Washington Nationals fan’s mind. Will Ryan Zimmerman be off the disabled list soon enough to play before the postseason? The answer as of two days ago is a “yes”, playing his first game Saturday. Since Zimmerman’s hamstring injury in July, it was reported two weeks ago he was doing some jogging...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nats Eke By Marlins in Zimmerman’s Return

Though they found plenty of success without him, Ryan Zimmerman returned to the Washington Nationals (90-64) lineup tonight, going 2-for-3 as they won their third straight game against the Miami Marlins (74-80) by a score of 3-2. Zimmerman was activated Saturday after missing 55 games with a badly torn hamstring. He was hitting a healthy .282/.345/.456 in the 53 games he played earlier...
Via The Nats Blog
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman impresses in return to Nationals

For the first time since July 22 Ryan Zimmerman was in the Washington Nationals lineup, when the Nationals took on the Miami Marlins on Saturday. Zimmerman missed two months with a Grade 3 hamstring strain. Starting at left field, Zimmerman didn’t waste time knocking the rust off, , as he singled in his first at-bat. Only Ryan Zimmerman would get a single in his first at-bat after...
Via KCM Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Zimmerman gets 2 hits in return, first-place Nats eliminate Marlins

MIAMI — Ryan Zimmerman had two hits, including an RBI triple, in his return to the lineup and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Saturday night. Zimmerman, who missed 55 games because of a hamstring injury, had his run-scoring triple to key Washington's three-run seventh inning. Asdrubal Cabera's RBI triple tied the score at 2-2 and chased Miami starter...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman to play simulated game Tuesday

It looks like Washington Nationals third/first baseman Ryan Zimmerman  has a chance to get in game shape before the regular season ends. The veteran went threw a full workout Monday and will play three innings of a simulated game in Florida on Tuesday, reports Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider.Zimmerman is slated to play three innings at first base along with other players participating...
Via MLB Injury News
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman to begin rehab games

Ryan Zimmerman may be taking another step closer to returning back to the Washington Nationals, as Matt Williams explained. Matt Williams said Ryan Zimmerman went thru a full workout at Instructional Lg today & is expected to play 3 inn (offense & defense) tmrw — Washington Nationals (@Nationals) September 15, 2014 Rough plan for Zim to play 3 inn tomorrow, then 5, then...
Via KCM Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman still not cleared for full running

Although Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has been spotted jogging and throwing before games, he still has not been cleared for full running or swinging a bat, reports Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider. While perhaps the need for Zimmmerman's bat is not immediate (the Nats lead the NL East by eight games after defeating the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Monday night...
Via MLB Injury News
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman steps up recovery program

An MRI on Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman showed his hamstring is healing well, reports Dan Kolko of Zimmerman got an MRI earlier this week that showed hamstring is healing well. Has started jogging. Obviously positive. No swinging yet.— Dan Kolko (@masnKolko) August 30, 2014Manager Matt Williams described the MRI as "very positive," and that If...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats place Ryan Zimmerman on DL

After missing 44 games this season to a fractured thumb, the Washington Nationals have again placed 3B Ryan Zimmerman on the MLB disabled list.   This time Zim goes to the DL with a strained hamstring.  Zimmerman injured his hamstring last night in the sixth inning when he drove in a run on a ground ball.  After passing and stepping on first base, Zimmerman instantly felt discomfort...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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