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Nationals set to bring back Jayson Werth on Tuesday

Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is expected to return to the lineup Tuesday for the opener of a three-game series at the Marlins.Werth, who has been out since suffering a pair of small fractures in his left wrist on May 15, will be activated off the 15-day disabled list, according to the Washington Post.Werth has appeared in only 27 games this season, batting .208 with two homers...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals' Werth, Zimmerman nearing return to lineup

The Nationals could be adding reinforcements to their depleted lineup this week - and not via the trade deadline.Outfielders Jayson Werth and Ryan Zimmerman, both on rehab assignments, are poised to come off the disabled list this week, possibly in time for the start of Tuesday's three-game series against the Marlins. “We have an off-day (Monday). So they can get another game...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth leaves $100 tip on $180 tab while on assignment

There are few things that fans find more strangely interesting than documentary evidence of when a millionaire professional athlete leaves a huge tip following a meal at a restaurant. Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth recently became the latest to join the pantheon of overly generous-when-giving-a-gratuity greats. Werth, currently on assignment with the Syracuse Chiefs...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Werth ‘Really Pleased’ As Rehab Assignment Continues at Triple A

Werth said he was pleased with his rehab assignment so far Monday night. BUFFALO, N.Y. — Jayson Werth said he felt fine playing seven innings for the Syracuse Chiefs on a rehab assignment Monday night. Werth went 1-3 with a single in the first inning as the Chiefs lost at the Buffalo Bisons 7-0. It was Werth’s first game at Triple A as the outfielder recovers from a fractured...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth begins rehab assignment

As the Washington Nationals gear up to start the second half of the season on Friday, one of their injured stars is gearing up to take the field again. Veteran outfielder Jayson Werth, who has been out since May 15, five days before his 36th birthday, with a fractured wrist, began a rehab assignment with the Nationals' Class A affiliate on Thursday night. Following his surgery two...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jayson Werth set to begin rehab assignment for Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals may be getting some reinforcements for their second half playoff run sooner rather than later. Jayson Werth, who’s been out since May 15 after getting hit by a pitch in a game against the San Diego Padres, which caused two small fractures in his left wrist, began a rehab assignment on Thursday with Class A Potomac. The move may allow Werth to return to...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals tease fans with glimpse of Jayson Werth Chia Pet (photos)

The first 20,000 fans through the gate at Nationals Park for the Washington Nationals’ showdown with the Arizona Diamondbacks will be the lucky recipients of arguably one of the goofiest, off-the-wall but downright awesome giveaways in recent memory: A Jayson Werth Chia Pet. That’s right, in honor of the outfielder’s impressive facial hair, the team...Read More The post Nationals...
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June 24, 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

Fans go nuts for Jayson Werth garden gnome giveaway

And so, at least we had Jayson Werth Garden Gnome giveaway at Nationals Park tonight to offer a temporary distraction from the Nats' awful 6-1 loss to the Mets (pic above swiped from @timklateriser), featuring in no particular order: Long lines: We love your enthusiasm, #Nats fans! #WerthGoesGnome is soon to be yours! — Washington Nationals (@Nationals...
Via Nationals Enquirer
August 05, 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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