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Jayson Werth is likely out for several months after a follow-up exam on his left wrist revealed unfortunate news.
On this week’s episode of ‘Baseball in the District,’Tim Murray of ESPN 980 and I welcomed two guests: Al Galdi of ESPN 980’s ‘The Drive’ and Daniel Shiferaw of CSNwashington and Nats Insider.
Max Scherzer and Bryce Harper took center stage during the Nats' 3-0 win Wednesday night.

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Injury Report

Injuries
DatePlayerStatus
5/18S. SolisLeft shoulder inflammation (on 15-day DL)
5/16J. WerthLeft wrist contusion (on 15-day DL)
5/15D. FisterRight forearm tightness (on 15-day DL)
5/5S. StrasburgLeft game - right shoulder irritation (day-to-day)
4/29R. JohnsonStrained left calf (on 15-day DL)
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Nationals - Team News
Jayson Werth - OF
According to MLB.com's Bill Ladson, a CT scan taken Thursday on Jayson Werth's left wrist... Werth suffered the fractures on May 15 when he got struck on the wrist by an Odrisamer Despaigne pitch. He was placed on the disabled list a couple days later and will now...
May 28 4:03PM Read More
Max Scherzer - S
Max Scherzer pitched seven shutout innings and struck out 13 as the Nationals beat the Cubs 3-0... It's Scherzer's fifth career start with at least 13 strikeouts and first with the Nationals. He's won five straight starts since opening the season 1-3, and he has a 1.51...
May 27 11:24PM Read More
Ian Desmond - SS
Ian Desmond had three hits, two of them doubles, Wednesday against the Cubs. Desmond has a 12-game hitting streak going, though this is his first three-hit game since April 18. He's now hitting .257 and slugging .406. It's the first time his slugging...
May 27 11:19PM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
Bryce Harper homered and walked twice Wednesday against the Cubs. He struck out in his other two plate appearances, so it was all three-true outcomes tonight. For the year, he has 18 homers, 42 walks and 46 strikeouts in 200 plate...
May 27 11:17PM Read More
Sammy Solis - R
Sammy Solis (shoulder) threw off flat ground Wednesday. Solis hit the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 18 with left shoulder inflammation. Given that he's still not throwing off a mound, it appears unlikely he'll be back...
May 27 6:32PM Read More
Doug Fister - S
Doug Fister (elbow) will resume a throwing program on Wednesday. He'll first play catch from 60 feet before progressing to long-toss and then a bullpen session. The Nationals aren't setting a timetable for his return, but obviously...
May 27 11:03AM Read More
Jayson Werth - OF
Jayson Werth is still having trouble rotating his ailing left wrist. Therefore, he has obviously yet to be cleared to resume swinging a bat and it's unclear when that might happen. "They’re treating him aggressively like they have...
May 27 10:59AM Read More
Jordan Zimmermann - S
Jordan Zimmermann pitched well in a no-decision, yielding one run in seven innings of work as... Zimmermann allowed six hits and three walks while striking out five. His only big mistake resulted in a Dexter Fowler home run in the first inning. All five of the...
May 26 10:05PM Read More
Bryce Harper - OF
Bryce Harper belted his 17th home run of the season in a losing effort against the Cubs on... Harper tied the game at 1-1 with his seventh-inning blast off of starter Kyle Hendricks. The phenom has homered 12 times in the month of May. Along with 17 round-trippers...
May 26 10:00PM Read More
Anthony Rendon - 2B
Anthony Rendon (knee, oblique) played three innings Tuesday in a simulated game. Rendon even stole third base at one point in the game, which manager Matt Williams took as a sign that he's finally "uninhibited" by his oblique and knee injuries....
May 26 5:32PM Read More
Tanner Roark - R
In his first start back in the Nationals' rotation, Tanner Roark fired five innings of one-run... Taking the place of the injured Doug Fister (forearm) in the rotation, Roark held the Cubs to three hits and one walk while striking out three. He threw 66 pitches, which is...
May 25 5:11PM Read More
Drew Storen - R
Drew Storen struck out one batter in a scoreless ninth inning Monday against the Cubs for his... Storen began the ninth inning by hitting Kris Bryant with a pitch -- it was originally ruled as a check swing, but overturned on replay -- but he was able to retire the...
May 25 5:10PM Read More
Wilson Ramos - C
Wilson Ramos launched a go-ahead solo home run against the Cubs on Monday. His sixth-inning blast off Justin Grimm ended up being the difference in the ballgame. After hitting just one home run over his first 31 games this season, Ramos has gone...
May 25 5:09PM Read More
Denard Span - OF
Denard Span smacked a leadoff homer Monday against the Cubs. It was the fourth leadoff homer of his career. He already has four home runs through 27 games this season after amassing five all of last year. His career-high is eight,...
May 25 5:08PM Read More
Paolo Espino - S
Nationals pitching prospect Paolo Espino looked sharp in Sunday's win for Triple-A Syracuse,... Espino began the year with Double-A Harrisburg but was promoted to Syracuse when Taylor Jordan got called up to Washington. The 28-year-old helped his own cause Sunday by...
May 25 12:48PM Read More
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DateOppTime
5/29Cin4:10 PT5:10 MT6:10 CT7:10 ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 MST6:10 EST6:40 VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 CT
5/30Cin1:10 PT2:10 MT3:10 CT4:10 ET16:10 ET20:10 GMT4:10 1:10 MST3:10 EST3:40 VEN0:10 UAE (+1)3:10 CT
5/31Cin10:10 PT11:10 MT12:10 CT1:10 ET13:10 ET17:10 GMT1:10 10:10 MST12:10 EST12:40 VEN21:10 UAE12:10 CT
6/1vs. Tor4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
6/2vs. Tor4:05 PT5:05 MT6:05 CT7:05 ET19:05 ET23:05 GMT7:05 4:05 MST6:05 EST6:35 VEN3:05 UAE (+1)6:05 CT
Last Results
DateOppFinal
5/27ChCW 3-0
5/26ChCL 2-3
5/25ChCW 2-1
5/24vs. PhiW 4-1
5/23vs. PhiL 1-8
5/22vs. PhiW 2-1
5/20vs. NYYW 3-2
5/19vs. NYYW 8-6
5/17SDW 10-5
5/16SDW 4-1
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Scoreboard

Fri, May 29
4:10 PM PT5:10 PM MT6:10 PM CT7:10 PM ET19:10 ET23:10 GMT7:10 4:10 PM MST6:10 PM EST6:40 PM VEN3:10 UAE (+1)6:10 PM CT MAS2/FSOH 
Washington (28-19, 14-12 Road)
Cincinnati (19-27, 10-11 Home)
 Was: S. Strasburg  (3-5, 6.50 ERA)
 Cin: A. DeSclafani  (2-4, 3.46 ERA)
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Team Stats

Washington Nationals Stats
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Batting
PlayerGABRH2B3BHRRBIAVG
Bryce Harper471574152911843.331
Yunel Escobar43167265251214.311
Wilson Ramos38143133960321.273
Ian Desmond471872448160414.257
Ryan Zimmerman471762040111532.227

Pitching
PitcherWLPctGGSSIPKERA
Casey Janssen00-3002.210.00
Clint Robinson00-1001.010.00
Craig Stammen00-5004.030.00
Drew Storen101.0002201621.1270.84
Max Scherzer63.6671010071.2851.51
Matt Grace21.667160012.0102.25
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