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MLB Quick Hits: Setback for Nats' Rendon

There had been some talk of Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon returning later this week from his knee injury, but no such luck. Rendon has strained an oblique muscle, and will cease his rehab efforts until he's "ready to play," according to Nats' manager Matt Williams. How long will that be? According to the Washington Post, Williams compared Rendon's injury to that of teammate Yunel Escobar...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon Down Again with Oblique Strain

Anthony Rendon‘s return to the Washington Nationals’ lineup has been delayed yet again. Rendon, who has been rehabbing a strained MCL in his left knee with Double-A Harrisburg had been in and out of the lineup the past week dealing with pain in his left side. Yesterday, that pain was diagnosed as a strained oblique by team doctor Dr. Wiemi Douoguih. Nationals’ manager Matt...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon Will Start Season on DL

View image | Anthony Rendon will start the season on the disabled list after a third doctor opinion confirmed what the previous two had diagnosed, a sprained MCL in his left knee. Washington Nationals‘ manager Matt Williams made the announcement on Wednesday to the media. #Nats Manager Matt Williams said the third opinion on Anthony Rendon's left knee sprain...
Via KCM Sports
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon to Get Third Opinion after Second Confirms MCL Sprain

View image | Anthony Rendon is seeking a third opinion after Dr. James Andrews confirmed the Washington Nationals‘ third baseman has a sprained MCL in his left knee. Rendon sought a second opinion from Andrews after an initial examination revealed a sprained MCL. Manager Matt Williams confirmed the news that Andrews discovered in his examination. #Nats Manager...
Via KCM Sports
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon: "I can't yawn? It's just lack of oxygen to the brain" (Video)

And so, Anthony Rendon talked with Johnny Holliday and Ray Knight after going 3-5 with a double, HR, and 4 RBI in Saturday night's 11-0 beat-down of the Phillies, and clarified what happened with that yawn in the batters box last week in Miami: Tony: "I try not to get to anxious out there, try to take deep breaths. Everyone's already talking about me yawning the other day in...
Via Nationals Enquirer
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon: ‘I don’t watch baseball, it’s too long and boring’

One of the main complaints baseball critics have is that the games are too long. Instant replay certainly hasn’t helped speed up the game, nor have pitch counts and constant commercial breaks. Washington Nationals infielder Anthony Rendon realizes that, which is why he only plays the stuff — he doesn’t watch it. Rendon, who many […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles fan throws back Anthony Rendon's home run ball at Nationals Park

It's the Battle of the Beltways. And so, an Orioles fan (who sort of looked like like Brady Anderson, as noted by MASN's F.P. Santangelo) threw back Anthony Rendon's game-tying home run ball in the sixth inning Monday night at Nationals Park. Lots of orange and black at Nats Park this evening...  
Via Nationals Enquirer
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

About Anthony Rendon's thumb

There it is, as seen on TV Saturday night, covered in a bandage. The good news is: X-rays were negative, and Anthony Rendon's left thumb is still attached: "It didn’t fracture. That’s the biggest thing."(Anthony Rendon, via Nationals Journal, 6/7/2014) Rendon sat out Saturday night, and likely will on Sunday. The Nats are calling it day-to-day, which, given their...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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