Young Nationals fan makes Jayson Werth (and the entire Nats team) her valentine...

Frankly, were pretty jealous. Washington Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth is in the last season of his seven-year contract with the team, and he might not be wearing a uniform with a curly-W on it next season. The 37-year-old isnt sure yet of what his legacy is with the club, but thinks it will be decided this season based on the Nats level of success.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
4 hours ago

For Werth, 'whole thing kind of hangs' on deal's final year

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) Bryce Harper had not yet turned 10 when Jayson Werth made his major league debut, batting ninth and getting a pair of hits. A decade and a half later, the 37-year-old Werth and 24-year-old Harper are fellow outfielders and clubhouse neighbors at spring training with the Washington Nationals. On Monday, the duo chatted while stretching, then warmed up...
Via Associated Press
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Nationals Spring Training 2017: Dusty Baker on Adam Lind, Jayson Werth, Ryan Zimmerman

Dusty Baker and Adam Lind were clear about what his role is likely to be in D.C., and its not part of a platoon with Jayson Werth or Ryan Zimmerman, its a bench role. Adam Lind had to wait until February 15th to find out where he would be playing this season, but given the wait and the late date of his signing, things worked out well for the 33-year-old, 11-year veteran, who inked...
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
20 hours ago

In Retrospect, Jayson Werth Was Nats’ Secret Sauce

 Regardless of what happens this season and beyond, the Washington Nationals and Jayson Werth get the last laugh for the “outlandish” contract he signed as a free agent in 2010. Admit it: we all had doubts about the move. The Nats were stuck in neutral as a franchise, while the Phillies were coming off of their second consecutive World Series appearance and fourth straight NL...
1 day ago

Jayson Werth’s seventh, and perhaps final, year with Nats will define his tenure

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Clouds and humidity hovered harmlessly over the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches on Sunday morning as fans braved newly forged sidewalks to see the Washington Nationals hold their first full squad workout of the 2017 season. A few hours before activity began, the eldest National, Jayson Werth, 37, dressed for […]
Via Nationals Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dusty Baker wants new deal ‘sooner rather than later’ to avoid distraction

  The Washington Nationals enter spring training looking to defend their NL East title and get to their goal of winning a World Series. But beyond this season there is a lot of uncertainty with the organization. Jayson Werth is 37 and in his last year of his mega-contract, Bryce Harper’s future with the team hangs in the balance as he approaches free agency in two seasons, and...
Via KCM Sports
1 day ago

Kolko/Werth bobblehead gets nod in P-Nats fan vote - Nationals Buzz

Well, the people have spoken. The Single-A Potomac Nationals announced at their Hot Stove Banquet last weekend that the winner of the Loyal Hygiene Solutions Fans' Choice Bobblehead is the duo of MASN on-field reporter Dan Kolko and Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth. The winning entry was submitted by Chris Jackson. ... Read More
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth says critics can ‘kiss his a–‘ during postgame interview (Video)

Jayson Werth delivered the game-winning hit for the Nationals on Wednesday. Afterward, he had a message for those who have been criticizing him. In the top of the 12th inning, the Cubs took a 4-3 lead courtesy of an Addison Russell single. In the bottom half of the inning, Michael Taylor singled to drive in Danny Espinosa, who was hit by a pitch, to tie the game. Two batters later...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth has profane message for his critics

For the second time in four games, Jayson Werth delivered a walk-off hit for the Washington Nationals. His most recent came on Wednesday evening against the Chicago Cubs — capping off on a thrilling 5-4, 12-inning victory in D.C. It’s been a standout week for the 37-year-old outfielder. He’s posted a .421 batting average over the past seven days and a .333 mark in June....
Via The Sports Daily
June 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth on Nationals: ‘Obviously we’ve underachieved’

The Washington Nationals were formally eliminated from playoff contention on Saturday, and Jayson Werth is as surprised as anybody that his team fell short of expectations. The Nationals were among the preseason favorites to contend for the World Series, but instead they’ll finish well behind the New York Mets in the NL East. Werth had this to say to the Washington Post’s James...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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