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The scheduled game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Washington Nationals on Tuesday night was postponed because of rain.
The NL clubs will make up the game on Wednesday as part of a doubleheader starting at 4 p.m. EDT.
Nationals manager Davey Johnson expects to use Tuesday's scheduled starter, right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, and left-hander John Lannan as his pitchers Wednesday.
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Aaron Harang and Josh Beckett will pitch for Los Angeles.
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There are lots of familiar names on this list, but also a lot of new names on this year's all-prospect team.
To be eligible for this team, the player must have been a prospect at the beginning of the season and is still with the organization. So, guys like Allen Webster, Nathan Eovaldi and Leon Landry will not be included on this list.
Without further adieu, here'...
Clayton Kershaw may need surgery on his right hip and he could miss not only the rest of this season but the start of next season as well, according to Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times. If Kershaw must undergo surgery to repair his ailing right hip, he isn’t expected to be pitching in ...
Washington Nationals infielder Danny Espinosa underwent an
MRI this afternoon to determine the extent of his shoulder injury. While he will be out for at least the club’s
next three games, the Nationals could be without Espinosa for the remainder of
the year, according to Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post:
The Nationals are reviewing the results from an MRI of...
Washington Nationals infielder Danny Espinosa received good
news yesterday regarding his injured shoulder.
Rather than the labrum or rotator cuff tear Espinosa feared, an MRI
revealed that the second baseman is dealing with a bone bruise, meaning he
could return to the Nationals’ lineup as soon as today, reports Mark Zuckerman
Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman planned to get a cortisone shot for his right shoulder before Washington's doubleheader against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.
Manager Davey Johnson said offseason surgery to clean out Zimmerman's shoulder ''will definitely be seriously considered.'' General manager Mike Rizzo said that if Zimmerman does have...
Clayton Kershaw was back with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, one day after meeting with a hip specialist in New York about his ailing right hip. But the left-hander isn't particularly close to being able to pitch -- the Dodgers are taking a cautious approach with their ace. Kershaw played catch off flat ground on Wednesday with first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, but the...
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw got a second opinion on his hip today, which revealed nothing new from the doctor, but we did get a few tidbits dropped on the situation by other people.
Clayton Kershaw was examined Tuesday by a hip specialist, who said the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner can continue to pitch without risking further damage to his right hip, but the Dodgers...
Clayton Kershaw might not be the Dodgers' opening-day starter next year.
If Kershaw must undergo surgery to repair his ailing right hip, he isn't expected to be pitching in the major leagues until the middle of May, according to people familiar with his condition who were not authorized to speak publicly about it.
Kershaw's decision on whether to have an operation...
At least if should make Wednesday interesting.
The Dodgers game against the Nationals in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday was rained out when a heavy storm moved through the capital.
A key doubleheader is now scheduled for Wednesday beginning at 1 p.m. Each game will air on KCAL.
The Dodgers will start Aaron Harang in the first game and Josh Beckett in the nightcap.
The Dodgers have...
That's pretty far.
Matt Kemp scored the sixth run of the game for the Dodgers in the fourth inning, despite the fact that Ryan Zimmerman clearly tagged out Adrian Gonzalez at third with Kemp at least six? seven? feet from home plate. It would be so much easier if we could just blame the ****** umpiring on the NFL Replacement Refs, but alas, this is MLB, and these are...
Nearing their first playoff berth since arriving in Washington, the Nationals scratched out a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the opening game of a doubleheader Wednesday, supporting Jordan Zimmermann's six innings of one-run pitching with two RBI groundouts and a sac fly.
The win was the Nationals' 90th, the most for a Major League Baseball club in the nation...
Reigning NL Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw has been examined by a hip specialist who says the Los Angeles left-hander can continue to pitch without risking damage to his sore right hip, but the Dodgers want to keep him sidelined if the pain persists.
The team said Kershaw would re-start a throwing program Tuesday, when the Dodgers' scheduled game at the Washington Nationals...
Los Angeles Dodgers ace, Clayton Kershaw will more than likely be sidelined until May of 2013 due to pain in his right hip that could require surgery.
Kershaw and the Dodgers are expected to know for sure this afternoon [Tuesday] if in fact Kershaw will need to undergo hip surgery. Kershaw is meeting with Dr. Bryan Kelly, a specialist in New York, today for an official prognosis...
A hip specialist confirmed that Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw was suffering from a hip impingement, but it still has not been determined whether Kershaw will pitch again this season, the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday. Kershaw visited Dr. Bryan Kelly on Tuesday, and Kelly told the Dodgers that Kershaw could continue to pitch without risking further injury, as...
September call-up Christian Garcia may be for the Nats what K-Rod was for the Angels years ago. [Fangraphs]
Photo: Bryce Harper with Wale at Ben’s. [Nats Enquirer]
O’s pound M’s 10-4, are three games up in the Wild Card. [Camden Chat]
The unhittable Pedro Strop is suddenly very hittable. [Dempsey's Army]
DeAngelo Hall offers cash to bring the refs back. [USA TODAY Sports...