Found October 25, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman underwent arthroscopic shoulder surgery Thursday. Zimmerman received cortisone shots during the season and played through the pain, reported. His recovery is expected to take six weeks. The 28-year-old Zimmerman played in 145 regular-season games and hit .282 with 25 home runs and 95 RBI. He batted .381 with two homers and four RBI in the postseason.

Nats' Ryan Zimmerman, Chad Tracy have surgery

Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says third baseman Ryan Zimmerman had arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder and is expected to be ready for the start of spring training. Team doctor Wiemi Douoguih performed the operation Thursday. Rizzo says Zimmerman ''will be full go'' in six weeks. Zimmerman was bothered by the shoulder during the season and had cortisone...

Douoguih Howser

Sounds like Washington Nationals team doctor Dr. Wiemi Douoguih had a busy day today, eh? It seems a nickname might be in order for the good doctor. How about: Douoguih Howser? Anyway, Dr. Douoguih carved up two Nats today: Ryan Zimmerman had arthroscopic surgery on his bum right shoulder which was patched together with duct tape and cortisone shots since April, and Chad Tracy...

2012 Player-By-Player Wrap Up: Roger Bernadina

  Throughout the offseason, The Nats Blog will look back at every player’s 2012 season to summarize and analyze his performance, and we’ll look ahead to his possible role in 2013. We’ll go from #1 Steve Lombardozzi all the way to #63 Henry Rodriguez with about two posts per week until Spring Training 2012. Enjoy. Roger Bernadina has gone through many roles with the...

Nationals and Adam LaRoche are talking long term deal

The Washington Nationals made their first post season appearance and now the team is looking to lock up a key piece of the team. First basemen Adam LaRoche has a $10 million mutual option that the club could pick up for 2013 but both parties are said to be looking towards a long-term deal. I don’t know what stage you would say it is,” LaRoche said. “There’s nothing definitive...

Woman Sentenced to Four Months in Jail For Pawning Matt Stairs' MLB Rings

An Old Town, Maine woman has been will serve four months in prison for pawning former MLB player Matt Stairs' MLB rings.  Andrea Bouchard, 28, was sentenced to three years in prison with all but four months suspended when she plead guilty to two counts of burglary, two counts of theft, and two counts of receiving stolen property.  Stairs' home in Bangor was one of the...

Marlins, Nationals, Mariners exhale at Super Two cutoff

MLB announced the cutoff for Super Two players yesterday, and the Nationals and Marlins caught a huge break as Stephen Strasburg and Giancarlo Stanton did not qualify for the extra year of arbitration. The players to qualify for four years of arbitration instead of three are Sam Fuld of the Rays, Josh Thole of the Mets, Everth Cabrera of the Padres, Drew Storen of the Nationals,...

Decision 2012: Who Votes For An 8 Year, $147 Million Dollar Deal For Wright?

Joel Sherman of the New York Post lays it all out on the line today. He speculates that to keep Wright the Mets will have to give him an eight-year, $143 million dollar deal which includes the option year. Basically, it’s a seven year, $127 million extension on top of his $16 million option year for 2013. The consensus among the executives spoken to is that Mets ownership sees...
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