ANTHONY RENDON NEWS

Danny Espinosa Quietly Contributing for the Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa dives for a throw from the outfield to keep San Diego Padres’ Justin Upton on first with a single during the sixth inning in a baseball game Friday, May 15, 2015, in San Diego. (Mandatory Credit: AP Photo/Gregory Bull) The Washington Nationals have played all 46 of their games this season without third-baseman Anthony Rendon,...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rendon takes batting practice, grounders as rehab progresses

It's been a lengthy process for Anthony Rendon to work his way back to the Washington Nationals after being mired in injuries that have kept him off the field for the beginning of the 2015 season. However, the third baseman appears to be headed in the right direction after suffering an oblique strain while on a rehab assignment for a torn MCL, both injuries occurring on the left...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals Pull Within Half Game Of Mets, Sandy Preaches Patience

Here come the Washington Nationals… In 18 days they’ve climbed back from eight games behind the first place Mets to within a half game of the top spot. How did they do it? They’ve won 13 of their last 17 games. Next week they get their top offensive star back, Anthony Rendon, who started baseball activities on Friday. Yes, that’s right, they’ve accomplished this dramatic...
Via Mets Merized Online
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon to Resume Baseball Activity, Washington Nationals Need his Youth in the Infield

Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals hits a single to center field against Tim Hudson #17 of the San Francisco Giants in the eighth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) Anthony Rendon arrived at the Washington Nationals training complex in Viera, Florida...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Baseball: Week 5 Injury Report

View image | gettyimages.com No one likes injuries, but they are a part of the sports world. And the same goes for fantasy sports. Injuries play a big part in your fantasy team’s success (or failures) and can often be the sole reason you win or lose a league or head-to-head matchup. You may already know me from the Twittersphere or my rants and writings across the internet...
Via The Fantasy Fix
24 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Setback for Nats' Rendon

There had been some talk of Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon returning later this week from his knee injury, but no such luck. Rendon has strained an oblique muscle, and will cease his rehab efforts until he's "ready to play," according to Nats' manager Matt Williams. How long will that be? According to the Washington Post, Williams compared Rendon's injury to that of teammate Yunel Escobar...
Via Fox Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon Down Again with Oblique Strain

Anthony Rendon‘s return to the Washington Nationals’ lineup has been delayed yet again. Rendon, who has been rehabbing a strained MCL in his left knee with Double-A Harrisburg had been in and out of the lineup the past week dealing with pain in his left side. Yesterday, that pain was diagnosed as a strained oblique by team doctor Dr. Wiemi Douoguih. Nationals’ manager Matt...
Via Baseball Essential
24 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Good news, bad news for Nats

The Nationals are closer to getting one of their stars back. 3B Anthony Rendon (knee), who interrupted his rehab assignment for a few days due to tightness in his left side, is expected to play today for Double-A Harrisburg. Nats manager Matt Williams said, "four or five games, maybe" when asked about how much longer Rendon would need in the minors. If true, Rendon could make his...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday Night Was A Great Night for D.C. Sports

For most of Washingtonians and natives of the surrounding areas, April 21, 2015 may be the best sports day we have ever witnessed. The Wizards took a commanding 2-0 series lead over the Toronto Raptors following their 117-116 win. John Wall was masterful with 26 points and 17 assists, and Bradley Beal was the perfect compliment dropping a playoff career-high 28 points. Meanwhile...
Via KCM Sports
April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Werth the wait

Nationals OF Jayson Werth, who had offseason shoulder surgery, is expected to make his 2015 debut today at Boston. Werth homered in a minor-league rehab game over the weekend, and appears ready for regular duty. Start him if you've got him. In other Nats' news, the Washington Post reports that 3B Anthony Rendon (knee) has started fielding ground balls and hitting off a tee. The common...
Via Fox Sports
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Dan Uggla Buckles On Strike-Three Breaking Ball Right Down The Middle (Video)

Washington Nationals star second baseman Anthony Rendon began this season on the disabled list with a knee injury, but the team is hopeful he’ll return soon. Nationals fans probably are hoping he’ll return now. Rendon’s current replacement is Dan Uggla, who isn’t the best hitter in the world. In the seventh inning of Thursday’s game, New York Mets pitcher Carlos Torres...
Via NESN.com
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Must Continue To Beat Nationals Consistently In 2015

The Mets went a dismal 4-15 last season against their division rival, Nationals. If the Mets want to be a superior team this season, they must do better against their rival from D.C. who’s considered not only the top team in the NL East but maybe the best in baseball. “This is a team we did not play well against last year, and certainly we have to play well against,” Mets...
Via Mets Merized Online
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Werth, Rendon, Span, McClouth, Janssen put on DL by Nats

WASHINGTON (AP) Everyday players Jayson Werth, Anthony Rendon, Denard Span, fourth outfielder Nate McLouth and eighth-inning setup man Casey Janssen are among six players put on the 15-day disabled list by the Washington Nationals. Right-hander Erik Davis also heads to the DL. All of the moves announced Sunday by the Nationals are retroactive to March 27. In setting the 25-man opening...
Via AP on Fox
April 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Nats release Kevin Frandsen, Anthony Rendon to the DL

The Washington Nationals continue to trim their roster as Spring Training and the Grapefruit League wrap up.  Today, the Nationals released two veterans.  Veteran infielder Kevin Frandsen was released and reassigned OF Tony Gwynn Jr., 3B Ian Stewart, and Rafael Martin. With the release of Frandsen, the Nationals 40 man roaster sites at 37 players.  His future with the club took...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals 3B Rendon to begin season on disabled list

JUPITER, Fla. -- Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon will start the season on the disabled list because of a sprained left knee Rendon was hurt March 9 diving for a ball in the field. The Nationals expected Rendon to return within a week, but pain lingered. He was diagnosed with a sprained medial collateral ligament and was examined this week by Drs. James Andrews and...
Via AP on Fox
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon to start season on DL

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon will start the season on the disabled list because of a sprained left knee Rendon was hurt March 9 diving for a ball in the field. The Nationals expected Rendon to return within a week, but pain lingered. He was diagnosed with a sprained medial collateral ligament and was examined this week by Drs. James Andrews...
Via AP on Fox
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon Will Start Season on DL

View image | gettyimages.com Anthony Rendon will start the season on the disabled list after a third doctor opinion confirmed what the previous two had diagnosed, a sprained MCL in his left knee. Washington Nationals‘ manager Matt Williams made the announcement on Wednesday to the media. #Nats Manager Matt Williams said the third opinion on Anthony Rendon's left knee sprain...
Via KCM Sports
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals Anthony Rendon to Start Season on DL

The Washington Nationals are off to a bad start, and the MLB season has not even seen its first pitch thrown yet!  They will already be without two of their starting outfielders, in Jayson Werth and Denard Span and now Anthony Rendon will start the season on the DL and won't return until at least May!  Rendon has been battling a knee injury, that Dr. James Andrews confirmed...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals’ Anthony Rendon Seeking Third Opinion on Injured Knee

With third baseman Anthony Rendon destined to begin the season on the disabled list with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee, the Washington Nationals are continuing to seek medical opinions as they develop a plan for his treatment and eventual return. Rendon visited with Dr. James Andrews on Monday, and will today be evaluated by Dr. Steve Singleton. “Every...
Via Baseball Essential
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nats’ Rendon gets 3rd opinion for knee injury

Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to meet with Dr. Steven Singleton in Vail, Colorado, for a third opinion on his injured left knee.
Via Philly Sports Live
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nats' third baseman Rendon seeks 3rd opinion on knee

VIERA, Fla. (AP) Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to meet with Dr. Steven Singleton in Vail, Colorado, for a third opinion on his injured left knee. Dr. James Andrews on Monday confirmed the team's initial diagnosis of a sprained medial collateral ligament, and Rendon was to be examined by Singleton on Tuesday. ''We're just trying to make sure we cover...
Via AP on Fox
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Rendon to Get Third Opinion after Second Confirms MCL Sprain

View image | gettyimages.com Anthony Rendon is seeking a third opinion after Dr. James Andrews confirmed the Washington Nationals‘ third baseman has a sprained MCL in his left knee. Rendon sought a second opinion from Andrews after an initial examination revealed a sprained MCL. Manager Matt Williams confirmed the news that Andrews discovered in his examination. #Nats Manager...
Via KCM Sports
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Nats' Rendon iffy for Opening Day

Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon sprained the MCL in his left knee on March 9, and while he's getting better, the recovery is slow enough that he might not be ready for Opening Day. CSNWashington.com says Rendon's chances of playing on April 6 are "slim at best," while the Nats' website says it's a "possibility" that Rendon won't be ready. The Nats are being extra careful with Rendon...
Via Fox Sports
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Nationals' Rendon might miss season opener with sprained knee

JUPITER, Fla. -- Third baseman Anthony Rendon may miss the Washington Nationals' opener against the New York Mets on April 6 because of a sprained left knee. Rendon hasn't played since March 9. When he was scratched from the starting lineup the following day, manager Matt Williams said Rendon just needed a day off. But the problem has lingers, and Rendon underwent a second MRI Tuesday...
Via AP on Fox
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Rendon might miss Nationals' opener because of sprained knee

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) Third baseman Anthony Rendon may miss the Washington Nationals' opener against the New York Mets on April 6 because of a sprained left knee. Rendon hasn't played since March 9. When he was scratched from the starting lineup the following day, manager Matt Williams said Rendon just needed a day off. But the problem has lingers, and Rendon underwent a second MRI...
Via AP on Fox
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss
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