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WATCH: Jordan Zimmermann snares a line drive to end the inning

Not many pitchers are known for their fielding abilities, but Jordan Zimmermann isn’t one of those pitchers. Last night Zimmermann also faced a pitchers worst nightmare, a line drive hit right back up the middle. In the sixth inning, Zimmermann threw a pitch to Christian Yelich that ended up getting hit right back at him. Somehow, Zimmermann caught the line drive to end the inning...
Via DC Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordan Zimmermann to return to rotation on Tuesday

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann will return to mound on Tuesday to start vs. the Colorado Rockies. Manager Matt Williams announced the news following Zimmermann’s bullpen session on Saturday. Jordan Zimmermann came through his bullpen session fine today and he is scheduled to start Tuesday, per #Nats Manager Matt Williams. — Washington Nationals (@Nationals...
Via KCM Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

All-Star game not a bright moment for the Washington Nationals

After the 2014 All-Star game, there was a since of bitterness around Washington D.C., and rightfully so. The Washington Nationals entered the break in a tie for first in the NL East with the Atlanta Braves. Unfortunately, the Nationals only had one player selected to represent them in this game, a game that determines home field advantage for the World Series. During the original...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Jordan Zimmermann to throw bullpen, avoids DL

It looks like Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann will avoid a DL-stint, as the right-hander was able to practice Thursday with the team and will throw a bullpen Friday or Saturday, according to William Ladson of Zimmerman was pullled from his previous start on July 11 with a sore right biceps, forcing him to withdraw from the All-Star Game. He is 6-5 with a 3.03 ERA in...
Via Sports Injury Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Zimmermann likely will avoid DL with biceps strain

The Nationals don’t believe Jordan Zimmermann will need to spend any time on the disabled list after an MRI of his right arm taken Saturday revealed only a biceps strain, no structural damage. Manager Matt Williams dispersed results of the MRI following the Nationals’ 5-3, 10-inning win over the Phillies, breathing a sigh of relief knowing his All-Star pitcher is not seriously...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Jordan Zimmermann MRI shows no structural damage

After a hard-fought 5-3 victory in ten innings over the Philadelphia Phillies that kept the Washington Nationals tied for first place in the NL East, the team announced more good news re: right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, Zimmermann MRI showed biceps strain. No structural damage. Nats don't believe he'll need DL.— Mark Zuckerman (@ZuckermanCSN) July 13, 2014As reported...
Via Sports Injury Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Zimmermann hopeful biceps cramp isn't serious

Jordan Zimmermann has made 132 starts in the big leagues, several of them as a rookie with a barking elbow that needed Tommy John surgery, but never before had he stood on the mound after throwing a pitch and motioned to the Nationals dugout that he needed to come out of a game. So when that scene played out Friday night during the fourth inning of what would become a 6-2 loss to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Jordan Zimmermann exits game with bicep cramp

Washington Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, who was named to the2014 NL All-Star Team, signaled for trainers and left Friday night's game in the middle of an at-bat, according to Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider (video here and below). Zimmermann had given up four runs and five hits, including a homer to the Phillies in 3.1 innings before he was relieved by Craig Stammen...
Via Sports Injury Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Here's the last pitch Jordan Zimmermann threw before exiting with an injury tonight

There it is above, nightmare fuel for Nationals fans: Jordan Zimmermann calling for trainers after throwing his 53rd and final pitch of the night after an apparent injury in the fourth inning. Watch the full sequence of the video on here. Zimmermann shook his hand a little before waving to the dugout for help, then winced and grabbed his side. We won't speculate on what...
Via Nationals Enquirer
20 days ago  |  Discuss

DraftKings: The Extra ‘N’ Is For “Nice Job”

Jordan Zimmermann ($11,100) is tops on the Stream-o-Nator on this fine Sunday afternoon. He's listed as a $20 value according to SON and that's a solid five bucks more than the next closest arm for the day. Zimmermann hasn't put up huge strikeout numbers (7+ K/9) but over his last six starts he has gone at least six innings while giving up two or fewer earned runs. He...
Via Razzball
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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