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Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman to play simulated game Tuesday

It looks like Washington Nationals third/first baseman Ryan Zimmerman  has a chance to get in game shape before the regular season ends. The veteran went threw a full workout Monday and will play three innings of a simulated game in Florida on Tuesday, reports Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider.Zimmerman is slated to play three innings at first base along with other players participating...
Via MLB Injury News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman to begin rehab games

Ryan Zimmerman may be taking another step closer to returning back to the Washington Nationals, as Matt Williams explained. Matt Williams said Ryan Zimmerman went thru a full workout at Instructional Lg today & is expected to play 3 inn (offense & defense) tmrw — Washington Nationals (@Nationals) September 15, 2014 Rough plan for Zim to play 3 inn tomorrow, then 5, then...
Via KCM Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nats' Zimmerman nearly ready for rehab games

NEW YORK (AP) Washington Nationals slugger Ryan Zimmerman, attempting to return from a hamstring injury before the regular season ends, plans to leave Sunday for the instructional league so he can begin playing in games. Nationals manager Matt Williams says Zimmerman wasn't able to work out much Saturday because of the rain in New York. But he's tentatively scheduled for...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman takes batting practice on field (Video)

A few hours before the Washington Nationals began taking batting practice off of Ervin Santana (7 hits, 5-0 game entering the third inning), Ryan Zimmerman took batting practice on field with his mates for the first time since blowing out his hammy. "Running is the biggest thing. I don’t want to downplay hitting and throwing, because it’s my back leg, and a lot of that...
Via Nationals Enquirer
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman still not cleared for full running

Although Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has been spotted jogging and throwing before games, he still has not been cleared for full running or swinging a bat, reports Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider. While perhaps the need for Zimmmerman's bat is not immediate (the Nats lead the NL East by eight games after defeating the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Monday night...
Via MLB Injury News
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Injury Update: Ryan Zimmerman steps up recovery program

An MRI on Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman showed his hamstring is healing well, reports Dan Kolko of Zimmerman got an MRI earlier this week that showed hamstring is healing well. Has started jogging. Obviously positive. No swinging yet.— Dan Kolko (@masnKolko) August 30, 2014Manager Matt Williams described the MRI as "very positive," and that If...
Via Sports Injury Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals acquire Asdrubal Cabrera

For weeks, it seemed that the best move for the Washington Nationals at the trade deadline would be no move at all. However, Ryan Zimmerman’s grade 3 hamstring strain caused the Nationals to need another infielder. After taking part in discussions with multiple clubs, including the New York Mets about a potential Daniel Murphy trade, Washington agreed to send Zach Walters to the...
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Nats place Ryan Zimmerman on DL

After missing 44 games this season to a fractured thumb, the Washington Nationals have again placed 3B Ryan Zimmerman on the MLB disabled list.   This time Zim goes to the DL with a strained hamstring.  Zimmerman injured his hamstring last night in the sixth inning when he drove in a run on a ground ball.  After passing and stepping on first base, Zimmerman instantly felt discomfort...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Zimmerman, left fielder

Well, guess it won't really be official until the first time Ryan Zimmerman trots out to left field for the real, live, Washington Nationals, but Saturday marked the debut of Ryan Zimmerman, left fielder, albeit for the Potomac Nationals. On Sunday, Zim saw his first defensive chances, which may or may not have led him to try to pull the plug on the whole experiment with another...
Via Nationals Enquirer
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Ryan Zimmerman hits grand slam, takes reluctant curtain call

Up above, Ryan Zimmerman's 3rd inning grand slam and reluctant curtain call on Sunday. Zim still seemed confused by the call from the crowd after the game: "I mean, I’ll take it, I guess. A third-inning grand slam? I guess we haven’t scored many runs." (Ryan Zimmerman, via Washington Post, 7/7/2013) I guess not? (Screencap via MASN/
Via Nationals Enquirer
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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