The Washington Nationals have placed right-hander Taylor Jordan on the 15-day disabled list with a right lower back strain.
Saturday's move comes one day after the rookie did not allow an earned run in six innings in the Nationals' 3-2, 10-inning loss to the Braves. Jordan is 1-3 with a 3.65 ERA in nine starts with Washington.
The Nationals recalled outfielder Tyler Moore...
Philadelphia Phillies (52-63) vs Washington Nationals (55-60)
Cliff Lee (10-5, 3.13) vs. Taylor Jordan (1-3, 3.76)
Time: 7:05, Nationals Park
TV: CSN, MLBN
Weather: 81, chance of storms
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Prior to the start of the 2013 season, the Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies were predicted by many to compete in the National League East; however...
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Even though the Brewers have been long out of contention, many of the games still have interesting storylines. During the third inning of yesterday’s game against Washington, Brian Anderson and Bill Schroeder made chitchat about Nationals starting pitcher Taylor Jordan, who has experienced a career turnaround in no small part due to Tommy John ligament...
In the second inning of the New York Mets-Washington Nationals tilt on Sunday, Nats pitcher Taylor Jordan fouled a ball off during his at-bat. The ball caromed off the dirt and bounced up, straight into his man parts. As The Big Lead reports, neither broadcast crew apparently commented upon how the ball had made an [...]The post Fan takes photo of precise moment Nationals pitcher...
Wilson Ramos hit a grand slam and rookie right-hander Taylor Jordan had six strong innings for his first major league win to lead the Washington Nationals to a 14-1 rout of the New York Mets on Sunday.
The Nationals won their third game in a row and fourth in five to salvage a tumultuous 11-game homestand.
They lost the first six games after the All-Star break, fired hitting coach...
Taylor Jordan of the Nationals kept three souvenir baseballs from his first ever start in the big leagues. His first pitch, first strikeout, and first hit. That's a lot of balls, as we know because Keith Hernandez was counting them in a way that told you that he longs for the old days when souvenirs weren't collected like they were baseball cards.
(By the way, nice to...
"You can’t explain it. It was an uplifting game last night, and today was a downer." (Davey Johnson, via Washington Post, 6/29/2013)
Mets 5, Nationals 1: Taylor Jordan gets the "2013 Washington Nationals Starter" treatement from his teammates in his Major League debut. Meaning: he did his job, but got no help from his teammates. At least he gets to bring...
The Washington Nationals have promoted right-hander Taylor Jordan from Double-A Harrisburg and are having him make his big league debut right away.
The 24-year-old Jordan was set to start Saturday in New York against the Mets.
The Nationals selected Jordan's contract and also recalled right-hander Erik Davis from Triple-A Syracuse. First baseman Chris Marrero and outfielder...
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June 29, 2013
Table of Contents
Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of the Daily Notes.
1. Two Debuts of Note
2. Today’s MLB.TV Free Game
3. Today’s Complete Schedule
Two Debuts of Note
The Purpose of This Post
The purpose of this post is mostly to inform the readership that two pitchers are scheduled to make their major-league debuts today (Saturday) — namely, Washington...
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The long Nationals nightmare has been put on hold as Dan Haren was placed on the disabled list with a sore right shoulder after his latest terrible start on Saturday afternoon. Haren didn't seem to indicate that it was a major issue, but he landed on the list, nonetheless. The Nationals now must find someone to replace his spot in the rotation tihs coming Friday against the Mets...