Found July 19, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
On a team with All-Stars Stephen Strasburg and Gio Gonzalez combining for 22 wins, Washington Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann can get overlooked. Maybe not as flashy as his rotation counterparts, Zimmermann has been more consistent. Manager Davey Johnson believes Zimmermann is a No. 1 starter, but Johnson doesn't need to go around telling anyone else how good the Wisconsin native can be. "I don't mind if it's a well-kept secret," Johnson said of Zimmermann, who is 7-6 with a 2.35 ERA. "He is a heck of a pitcher." Zimmermann quietly fired six shutout innings Wednesday, allowing only four hits and striking out four while earning his fourth consecutive victory. The Nationals took a second consecutive win against the New York Mets, prevailing 4-3. "It felt great all night," Zimmermann said. "I had a good curveball and a good slider. When I have those two, like I have had in my previous starts, it is a lot of fun to go out t...

Just another quality start by Jordan Zimmermann. No big deal.

(You wouldn't know if he won or lost from watching a Jordan Zimmermann postgame interview. Screencap via MASN/TV) Nationals 4, Mets 3: Ho-hum. Just another series win for the Nats. 17 wins over .500. Ho-hum; just another quality start for Jordan Zimmermann. His line: IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K, 95 pitches, 68 strikes. Hey, he got the W for this one! Dear Steve...

Nats Win Another Series Behind Incredible Jordan Zimmermann

As one of the most underrated starters in baseball, Jordan Zimmermann had a typical Jordan Zimmermann outing on Wednesday as the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 4-3 and win the series.  Zimmermann lasted six innings, surrendering just four hits and striking out four. He didn’t give up any runs or walks. It’s ben remarkable to watch how good JZimm has been, and it...

DMV: Jordan Zimmermann, You’re Our Hero

ZNN is brilliant yet again as Nats take series from Mets. [WaPo] Drew Storen is coming back today, it appears. [Nats Journal] Jayson Werth begins rehab at Potomac tomorrow. [Nats Journal] Bonus baby Alex Meyer also called up to Potomac. [Nats Journal] Davey Johnson’s bench has performed at a star level. [Tom Boswell] O’s beat Twins 2-1 behind Tommy Hunter, Adam Jones. [O'...

Mets-Nationals Preview

While he hasn't garnered as much attention as his two All-Star rotation mates, Jordan Zimmermann is quietly enjoying a superb campaign. With Zimmermann seeking a career-best fourth consecutive winning decision, the NL-leading Washington Nationals try to build on their thrilling series-opening victory Wednesday night in the second of three against the slumping New York Mets....

Nationals 4, Mets 3

Jordan Zimmermann pitched six shutout innings, Adam LaRoche hit a two-run homer and the Washington Nationals hung on to beat the New York Mets 4-3 on Wednesday night. Steve Lombardozzi added a two-run double as Washington handed a sixth straight loss to the Mets, who held a team meeting before the game. Zimmermann (7-6) won his fourth straight, allowing just four hits in six innings...

GM will make the call on Strasburg's stopping point

Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo says he and he alone will make the decision on when to shut down pitcher Stephen Strasburg for the season. No number of innings has been announced as the stopping point for Stasburg, who is coming off Tommy John surgery, but speculation has the limit at around the 161 1/3 innings that Jordan Zimmermann, also coming off elbow surgery...

Stephen Strasburg Should Fake Injury Now So He Can Pitch in October, John Smoltz Says

While most fans fear that injuries or bad luck could derail their team's seasons, Washington National loyalists are just scared Mike Rizzo will do it. Rizzo, the general manager of the franchise, has been adamant that he will keep star pitcher Stephen Strasburg to an innings limit this year, no matter how much the team needs his arm for a late-season push -- or the playoffs....

Nationals exploring pitching options

The Nationals do not intend to allow right-hander Stephen Strasburg reach his innings limit without an alternate plan. The team is exploring trades for starting pitchers, including Cubs right-hander Ryan Dempster, according to major-league sources. In addition, the Nationals are looking for an everyday catcher, with the Rockies' Ramon Hernandez among their potential targets...

Strasburg Through the Years

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Nationals blow largest lead in franchise history

Braves 11, Nationals 10. 11 innings. With AP Photos. Up by nine runs with Stephen Strasburg on the mound, the Washington Nationals seemed to be in perfect position to take the first of a four-game series with Atlanta and jump another game ahead of the Braves in the standings. Then everything went wrong. Strasburg gave up four runs in the sixth inning, the Braves scored another four...

Generation Next: Top Ten Pitchers 25 and Under

The pundits will tell you that pitching is the most important thing in baseball. It’s hard to disagree when you look at the teams at the top of the standings. The Washington Nationals have the best record in the National League and their rotation is full of great arms. Funny, but they are also the subject of the biggest controversy surrounding young pitchers: how much...

The Nats Blog on Mets Blog

Joe and I got so jealous of Erin always getting to do series previews around here that we decided to help out Mets Blog with their series preview against us. Below you can see Joe appearing with SNY.TV's Matt Cerrone in SNY's know your enemy segment. I also answered questions for them about the infamous Stephen Strasburg pitch limit here. Enjoy. 
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