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Report: Jayson Werth has fractures in wrist

Although the Washington Nationals were fairly certain that outfielder Jayson Werth's wrist wasn't broken, test results revealed the contrary on Thursday. According to a report from, which has yet to be confirmed by the Nats, a CT scan revealed that Werth has "two small fractures" in his left wrist, where he was hit by a pitch on May 15. Werth, whose timetable for return was...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth has two fractures in left wrist, out until August

Oft-injured veteran Jayson Werth will likely be out until August due to two small fractures in his left wrist, according to Mark Zuckerman.  The two small fractures were confirmed via a CT Scan.  Werth was hit by a pitch on the left wrist on May 15.  Reportedly, although gaining some range of motion back since May 15, his pain and swelling has not significantly improved, leading...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth out two months due to wrist fractures

The Washington Nationals have experienced another significant injury to their starting lineup. After losing right-hander Doug Fister to a flexor strain in his right forearm, they have now lost a huge bat in their lineup. Veteran right fielder Jayson Werth has been diagnosed with two small fractures in his left wrist after undergoing a CT scan and is expected to be out until at least...
Via Baseball Essential
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth rejoins team, still can't swing a bat

Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is back with the team, but it will be a bit longer before he's able to take the field again. The Washington Post reports that Werth is still having trouble swinging a bat, and his timetable for return remains unknown. "They're treating him aggressively like they have been," manager Matt Williams said. "He's got fairly good grip strength...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth Joins Doug Fister on Washington Nationals 15-day Disabled List

Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals prepares to scoop up a line drive single hit by A.J. Pierzynski #15 of the Atlanta Braves in the second inning at Turner Field on April 28, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The Washington Nationals placed star outfielder Jayson Werth on the team’s 15-day disabled list Tuesday afternoon. The move is retroactive...
Via The Sports Journal
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Werth's MRI result reveals wrist isn't broken

According to a report by, an MRI on Washington Nationals outfield Jayson Werth revealed that his left wrist is not broken and has not sustained ligament damage. Werth was injured on Friday in the Nationals' game against the Padres after taking a pitch to his wrist. It's still uncertain if the outfielder will be placed on the disabled list. "I'm doing OK, but my wrist is pretty...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth is trying certain practice tactics to get his bat going

Washington Nationals left fielder Jayson Werth started the season on the disabled list, and he has struggled to get on track since joining the big-league lineup. He has hit mostly third in the lineup, but with only three extra-base hits in 23 games and a .186 batting average, Nationals hitting coach Rich Schu is using a tactic that should get Werth out of his slump. Schu flips balls...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Werth sign autograph for inmate while in jail?

Jayson Werth ran afoul of the boys in blue when he was caught going 105 mph in a 55-mph zone in July. The Washington Nationals outfielder pleaded guilty to a reckless driving charge last week and was ordered to serve five days in jail, which apparently is a common punishment for such a crime. Werth...Read More The post Did Jayson Werth sign autograph for fellow inmate while doing...
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth kicked out of Nats' fantasy football league

It turns out that Jayson Werth was that guy in the Washington Nationals’ fantasy football league. The outfielder is in the fourth year of a seven-year, $126 million contract with the Nats, but that didn’t stop him from being so late with his league payment that his teammates decided it would be best to kick him out. “We kicked Jayson Werth out of the league this year,” reliever...
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jayson Werth avoids tag with incredible slide

Various MLB players are adept at evading would-be tags to get on base, but Nationals OF Jayson Werth took it to another level in Wednesday's game against the Astros. In the third inning, he attempted to steal second base but would have been out by a considerable margin. So, as he drew close to the bag, he pulled up and perfectly executed an awesome stop-slide to dodge a tag from...
Via The Sports Daily
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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