Mike Trout-Bryce Harper matchup reignites lopsided debate

Separated by just 14 months, Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals and Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels have drawn comparisons to each other since before both were coincidentally called up to the majors for the last time on April 28th, 2012, and will forever be connected throughout their careers. But outside of a possible meeting in the fall classic or a brief encounter during...
Via Sports-Glory
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: A season of firsts

The Washington Nationals have already been hit with a slew of injuries this season, but as pitching coach Steve McCatty said, “nobody feels sorry for you”. These injuries have resulted in multiple call ups from the minor leagues, including players such as Zach Walters, Sandy Leon, Steven Souza Jr., and Tyler Moore. So far this year Aaron Barrett, Steven Souza Jr., and Blake Treinen...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman Nattitude Poster Boy?

Is it time the Washington Nationals changed their “Nattitude” slogan? Unless it stands for sloppy, error-filled baseball, it is time. The Nationals were absolutely awful this past weekend against the Braves. Fielding errors, base running blunders, mental lapses and just plain lousy baseball was what the Nationals “Nattitude” represented this past weekend at Turner Field in...
Via Sports Blog Talk
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryans & Thumbs Like Mayans & Prophecies: Busted

Ryan Zimmerman should just join a kickball league. His upper stuff doesn't work right. He's got a bad case of waist-up-is-not-up-to-snuff-is. He should tent his entire body, because he's got an infestation of the bad health termites. They lay dormant, living off of bacteria that is produced naturally by your secretions. Then one day you wake up and you dive into...
Via Razzball
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals place Ryan Zimmerman on DL

The Washington Nationals have lost a huge piece of their offensive production as they place third baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day disabled list.Zimmerman, who’s expected to be sidelined from 4 to 6 six weeks, exited Saturday’s ball game against the Atlanta Braves after fracturing his right thumb as he slid back to second on a pickoff play.The 29 year-old registered a ...
Via The MLB Nation
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman Out 4-6 Weeks - Broken Thumb

The Washington Nationals will be without All-Star 3B Ryan Zimmerman after he broke his thumb sliding back into 2nd base, and getting picked off.  Anthony Rendon will move over to 3B while Danny Espinosa will get to play 2B again.  Zimmerman was off to a hot start hitting .364 with 3 doubles and 2 home runs. Rendon is also off to a fast start, hitting .372 with 3 doubles, 2...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Zimmerman out 4-6 weeks with thumb injury

During Saturday night’s Nationals-Braves game, Washington third baseman Ryan Zimmerman broke his thumb on a pickoff play at second base. He’ll be out four to six weeks, and while the injury is a tough loss for the Nationals, it may end up helping them delay a decision that appears to be inevitable. Last week, Washington manager Matt Williams revealed that Zimmerman had an arthritic...
Via The Outside Corner
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Ryan Zimmerman out 4-6 Weeks With Injured Thumb

  According to a story courtesy Sports Illustrated, the Washington Nationals will be without the services of third baseman Ryan Zimmerman for a while after he injured his thumb. Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman left Saturday night’s game early with a fractured right thumb. James Wagner of the Washington Post is reporting Zimmerman will be out 4-6 weeks with the injury...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nats' Ryan Zimmerman (fractured thumb) out 4-6 weeks

Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman, he of the oft-reported shoulder issues, left this evening's game against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning after injuring his thumb. Zimmermann was caught off second base by a throw from Braves' starter Alex Wood to shortstop Andrelton Simmons. With his thumb bleeding, the veteran headed immediately for the trainer...
Via Sports Injury Alert
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ryan Zimmerman hits mammoth solo home run

Up above, video of Ryan Zimmerman blasting a solo home run today at Citi Field, one of four hits for Zim on the day. Nationals 8, Mets 2: At this rate, Matt Williams might never lose a game. Tanner Roark fills in for Jordan "Flu-Like" Zimmermann, Ryan Zimmreman collects four hits, three more RBI for Adam LaRoche. Related articles Video: Ryan Zimmerman's...
Via Nationals Enquirer
19 days ago  |  Discuss

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