Nationals Journal: jayson werth


Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 04/13/2014

Jayson Werth pinch hits, Matt Williams frustrated at instant replay and other notes

Werth ran during batting practice and shagged flyballs, and said he was available to play.

By James Wagner  |  01:57 AM ET, 04/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Instant replay, Jayson Werth, matt williams, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 08:32 PM ET, 04/12/2014

Jayson Werth not starting but improving after groin tightness

The right fielder is available to pinch hit on Saturday but Manager Matt Williams doesn’t want to push him into action.

By James Wagner  |  08:32 PM ET, 04/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:30 AM ET, 04/12/2014

Jayson Werth exits with groin tightness and more on the wild 7-6 walkoff loss to Atlanta

Werth left the game in the 10th with groin tightness of a wild game, and another loss to the Braves.

By James Wagner  |  01:30 AM ET, 04/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Braves, Jayson Werth

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 03/07/2014

Jayson Werth on injuries and playing time

He is the oldest regular position player on the team and has an ideal target of games played for 2014.

By James Wagner  |  07:30 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Morning Brushback

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 03/06/2014

Jayson Werth on the Nationals being ‘aggressive’ baserunners

The Nationals right fielder has a similar offensive philosophy to the new manager. Also, an update on his minor right bicep strain.

By James Wagner  |  01:50 PM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baserunning, Jayson Werth, matt williams, Spring Training

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Jayson Werth, Gio Gonzalez to make spring debuts on Wednesday

The right fielder has been dealing with a minor bicep strain, and the left-handed starter will make his first start against the Mets.

By James Wagner  |  12:45 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Jayson Werth

Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 03/03/2014

Bryce Harper to play Tuesday against the Braves after dealing with flu

The left fielder was sent home to rest after feeling sick on Sunday morning.

By James Wagner  |  12:25 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 03/02/2014

Jayson Werth dealing with minor bicep strain, Bryce Harper with flu-like symptoms

The Nationals right fielder was scheduled to make his spring debut on Sunday but was scratched before the game.

By James Wagner  |  05:10 PM ET, 03/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 03/01/2014

Ross Detwiler, Stephen Strasburg set to start; Jayson Werth to play Sunday; Ryan Mattheus update

Ross Detwiler will face the Yankees on Monday, and Stephen Strasburg will start Tuesday against the Braves.

By James Wagner  |  11:17 AM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, ross detwiler, Ryan Mattheus, starting rotation, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 02/20/2014

Jayson Werth holds court

Jayson Werth holds court on Matt Williams, the 2013 finish, his new coach and where he doesn’t want to hit in the lineup.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:35 PM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 01/28/2014

Jayson Werth: If Nationals had made ’13 playoffs, ‘we’re the best team in baseball at the time and I think it was ours to lose’

The outfielder and team leader believes the Nationals were favorites if they had reached the ‘13 playoffs.

By James Wagner  |  11:35 AM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 11/05/2013

That time Matt Williams yelled at Wilson Ramos and Jayson Werth shouted back

In June 2011, while with the Diamondbacks, Williams took offense to Ramos’s slow trot after a home run. Here’s what this says about the new Nationals manager and his personality.

By James Wagner  |  01:16 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, matt williams, wilson ramos

Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 09/21/2013

Who is the Nationals’ MVP?

Nationals Manager Davey Johnson believes that Jayson Werth and Ian Desmond were the team’s best players this season.

By James Wagner  |  08:08 PM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 09/13/2013

Michael Morse on the Orioles, Jayson Werth’s truck and free agency

The former National outfielder talks about his time so far in Baltimore and his connection to former teammates.

By James Wagner  |  01:37 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:26 PM ET, 09/12/2013

Nationals unhappy after Frank Francisco hits Jayson Werth

Frank Francisco said he did not hit Jayson Werth on purpose, but the Nationals were not convinced.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:26 PM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 08/31/2013

Jayson Werth qualifies for leader boards, but stays coy

The right fielder is superstitious about addressing his sizzling hitting.

By James Wagner  |  07:55 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 08/25/2013

Jayson Werth returns to the Nationals' lineup

Jayson Werth's infected right foot felt good enough this morning for him to return to the Nationals' lineup.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:03 PM ET, 08/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:33 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Jayson Werth out with an infected foot

Jayson Werth is out of the Nationals lineup with an unspecified infection in his right foot, which keep the Nationals' best hitter sidelined at least through Sunday as well.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:33 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 08/22/2013

Jayson Werth on Carlos Villanueva's eephus pitch: 'I've never seen a pitch that slow'

The Cubs reliever threw a 57 mph curveball to Werth that elicited a comical reaction.

By James Wagner  |  03:23 PM ET, 08/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 08/18/2013

Bryce Harper returns, Ryan Zimmerman rests: Nationals-Braves lineups

The Nationals return to action only 13 hours after their five-hour, 29-minute, 15-inning marathon with the Braves ended.

By James Wagner  |  12:35 PM ET, 08/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Jayson Werth, Lineups, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 11:53 PM ET, 08/16/2013

Jayson Werth on Charlie Manuel, the manager who most formed his career

"I owe him a lot," Jayson Werth said about Charlie Manuel, who was let go on Friday as the Phillies' manager.

By James Wagner  |  11:53 PM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charlie Manuel, Jayson Werth, Washington Nationals

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Davey Johnson says Gio Gonzalez-Jayson Werth spat shows Nationals 'have a pulse'

Davey Johnson thought the confrontation between Jayson Werth and Gio Gonzalez showed the Nats still have life.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:54 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  davey johnson, Gio Gonzalez, Jayson Werth, Washingtoin Nationals, Washington Nationals

Posted at 08:15 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Gio Gonzalez and Jayson Werth exchange words after first inning of Nationals-Giants game

The two players appear to be involved in an argument after the first inning, with Gonzalez held back by a coach.

By James Wagner  |  08:15 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Jayson Werth, Washington Nationals

Posted at 09:22 PM ET, 08/11/2013

Jayson Werth, Davey Johnson leave early, should be fine

Davey Johnson (back) and Jayson Werth (knee) both had to leave the Nationals' victory early, but they both should be fine after an off day.

By Adam Kilgore  |  09:22 PM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  davey johnson, Jayson Werth, Washington Nationals

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 08/11/2013

Jayson Werth's improved approach

Jayson Werth hit an incredibly difficult pitch for a home run last night, another indication of his "outstanding" approach at the plate.

By Adam Kilgore  |  02:17 PM ET, 08/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 08/05/2013

Jayson Werth named NL Player of the Month, scratched from Nationals lineup

Shortly after it became even more apparent how valuable Jayson Werth has been to the Nationals, they lost him for one of their most important games.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:13 PM ET, 08/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Lineups

Posted at 06:59 PM ET, 08/04/2013

Jayson Werth receives X-ray on hand, plans on playing tomorrow

Jayson Werth entered Sunday afternoon's 8-5 loss to the Brewers with one ailing body part and left with three.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:59 PM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 08/04/2013

Red-hot Jayson Werth tweaks groin, could return Sunday

Jayson Werth left the Nationals' win Saturday night for precautionary reasons, and Davey Johnson may hold him out Sunday.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:01 AM ET, 08/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:21 AM ET, 08/03/2013

Wrapping up the Nationals' win over the Brewers

Beyond the headline Bryce Harper grabbed, the Nationals' victory over the Brewers was an eventful little game.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:21 AM ET, 08/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Jordan Zimmermann

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Jayson Werth's power surge

There have been many problems with the Nats offense this season, but Jayson Werth, recently, hasn't been one.

By James Wagner  |  12:59 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:21 PM ET, 07/14/2013

Jayson Werth fouls ball off foot

The right fielder fouls a ball off his foot in the sixth inning but plays four more innings.

By James Wagner  |  07:21 PM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:18 AM ET, 07/06/2013

Davey Johnson's lineup switch paying off

Desperate to spark his sputtering offense, Davey Johnson switched Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth in the lineup. It's worked.

By Chelsea Janes  |  12:18 AM ET, 07/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  davey johnson, ian desmon, Jayson Werth, Nationals

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 06/23/2013

Jayson Werth leaves with left groin injury [UPDATED]

Jayson Werth exited after an apparent injury to his left leg, a new injury after he missed time this season with a right hamstring strain.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:01 PM ET, 06/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 06/22/2013

Jayson Werth scratched with flu-like symptoms

The outfielder was originally slated to start in right field but was removed just before the game.

By James Wagner  |  04:01 PM ET, 06/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 06/22/2013

Jayson Werth scratched from Nationals lineup

Jayson Werth was scratched today for an unspecified reason, but Davey Johnson said his hamstring is fine.

By Adam Kilgore  |  11:32 AM ET, 06/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Lineups

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 06/03/2013

The Nationals need a lift from Jayson Werth

The Nationals need Jayson Werth not only to return, but to perform at a high level.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:51 PM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 PM ET, 06/01/2013

Jayson Werth continues rehab in Potomac, on track to join Nationals on Tuesday

The Nationals outfielder, who hasn't played since May 2, played his fourth straight rehab game in Potomac and hopes to return on Tuesday.

By James Wagner  |  10:46 PM ET, 06/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Jayson Werth not expected to join team in Atlanta; Davey Johnson monitoring Danny Espinosa

The outfielder is expected to play at least two more games in Potomac while recovering from a hamstring strain.

By James Wagner  |  07:38 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Espinosa, Jayson Werth

Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Jayson Werth ramps up workout, could go on rehab assignment

Jayson Werth went through his most extensive activity yet, and he could play in the minors as soon as tomorrow.

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:23 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 05/24/2013

What if the Nationals had kept Michael Morse?

The benefit of hindsight shows the Nationals could have used Michael Morse this year.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:13 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, michael morse, ross detwiler, Tyler Moore

Posted at 09:48 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Jayson Werth could miss an additional two weeks after MRI reveals hamstring strain

Jayson Werth will miss roughly two more weeks after an "alarming" MRI today.

By Adam Kilgore  |  09:48 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:12 PM ET, 05/18/2013

Jayson Werth's return from the disabled list delayed until Friday

After visiting another specialist for his hamstring strain, Jayson Werth will not come off the disabled list until Friday.

By Adam Kilgore  |  09:12 PM ET, 05/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:16 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Jayson Werth rehabs, hamstring feels better

The Nationals outfielder began his rehab assignment on Wednesday, still hoping to come off the disabled list on Saturday.

By James Wagner  |  10:16 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:05 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Jayson Werth to rehab in Potomac as Steve Lombardozzi, Tyler Moore fill in

As Jayson Werth nears his return on Saturday, Steve Lombardozzi and Tyler Moore will platoon in left field.

By Adam Kilgore  |  10:05 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 05/11/2013

Jayson Werth officially placed on DL, Eury Perez arrives

By James Wagner  |  03:56 PM ET, 05/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Jayson Werth on his injury, hope to return from DL when eligible

"The most frustration thing about the whole thing is I feel pretty good," he said.

By James Wagner  |  11:59 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Jayson Werth headed to the disabled list

The outfielder has a "slight strain" of his right hamstring but is expected back as soon as he is eligible.

By James Wagner  |  06:02 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:37 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Jayson Werth to rest at least one more game before returning

The Nationals outfielder could return as soon as Saturday.

By James Wagner  |  09:37 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Jayson Werth's initial MRI results on hamstring are negative

The preliminary results are an encouraging sign the lingering balky leg injury isn't serious.

By James Wagner  |  03:42 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:05 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Jayson Werth to receive MRI on hamstring Thursday

The Nationals outfielder will visit a doctor and receive an MRI on Thursday for a lingering stomach bug and tight hamstring.

By James Wagner  |  12:05 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Jayson Werth still battling hamstring tightness, to be evaluated by team doctor

The Nationals outfielder will visit just before game time with the team doctor. Team still believes the hamstring injury is minor.

By James Wagner  |  06:04 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Jayson Werth expected to return Wednesday from hamstring tightness

The Nationals outfielder would have been in Tuesday's lineup if the weather hadn't been poor.

By James Wagner  |  06:49 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Jayson Werth likely to miss full Nationals-Pirates series

Jayson Werth will likely miss the next three games with tightness in his hamstring, and Davey Johnson tries to spark Tyler Moore and Danny Espinosa

By Adam Kilgore  |  06:19 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:30 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Jayson Werth's hamstring tightens again

The Nationals right fielder leaves Thursday's game in the fifth inning.

By James Wagner  |  11:30 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:29 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Jayson Werth still nursing injuries; Stephen Strasburg's clean bullpen session

Jayson Werth sits out again with a sore ankle and hamstring and Stephen Strasburg throws a pain-free bullpen session.

By James Wagner  |  08:29 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:45 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Jayson Werth out with sore ankle, hamstring; hopes to return Wednesday

The right fielder was held out of the lineup on Tuesday but says he doesn't expect both minor injuries to hold him back further.

By James Wagner  |  07:45 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:41 AM ET, 04/30/2013

Jayson Werth fouls ball off ankle, dealing with hamstring cramping

The Nationals right-fielder said his hamstring was tight all game and isn't sure yet if he can play Tuesday.

By James Wagner  |  12:41 AM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 04/21/2013

Jayson Werth's 3-0 swing leads to pivotal double play in Nationals' loss

Jayson Werth admitted he made a mistake when he grounded a 3-0 pitch into a double late in the Nationals' 2-0 loss to the Mets.

By Adam Kilgore  |  05:40 PM ET, 04/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 04/16/2013

Jayson Werth on Boston Marathon: Sporting event being targeted 'a scary thought'

Jayson Werth on Boston Marathon, sporting event targeted: 'a scary thought'

By James Wagner  |  12:55 PM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 04/04/2013

Jayson Werth feeling confident in left wrist

Jayson Werth is still regaining strength in his left wrist, but he feels good about where it stands to start the year.

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:21 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 03/06/2013

Jayson Werth to hit second, Bryce Harper third in Davey Johnson's ideal lineup

The Nationals' manager implies that his ideal lineup has Werth at two and Harper hitting behind him.

By James Wagner  |  02:19 PM ET, 03/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam LaRoche, Bryce Harper, davey johnson, denard span, Jayson Werth, Lineup, Opening Day, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Jayson Werth goes back to his 'homer bat'

Jayson Werth used a lighter bat last season, but he's back to his usual model this spring.

By Adam Kilgore  |  02:22 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 02/16/2013

Jayson Werth talks Nationals' expectations, the sting from Game 5, Bryce Harper's position, and more

Jayson Werth asks about the Nationals, Has there ever been a team that's this complete on paper?

By Adam Kilgore  |  03:35 PM ET, 02/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 02/16/2013

Jayson Werth on Gio Gonzalez, alleged Biogenesis link

The Nationals' leader addressed his teammate's alleged connection to Coral Gables clinic that reportedly supplied PEDs to players.

By James Wagner  |  03:05 PM ET, 02/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Nats confident in Danny Espinosa's shoulder; other notes

Both General Manager Mike Rizzo and Manager Davey Johnson believe the second baseman can play through the torn, but rehabilited, rotator cuff without an issue.

By James Wagner  |  05:48 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Danny Espinosa, Henry Rodriguez, Jayson Werth

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 01/28/2013

Jayson Werth: 'I think we got the best team in baseball'

The veteran outfielder thinks the 2013 Nationals are better than last year's team, and applauded the team's offseason moves. Also, he is excited to return to the heart of the batting order.

By James Wagner  |  10:30 AM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:40 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Jayson Werth reflects on his Game 4 walk-off home run

All across Washington and the surrounding area, people relieved Jayson Werth’s walk-off home run from last night -- including Werth himself.

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:40 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:20 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Cardinals’ Lance Lynn on Jayson Werth’s marathon at-bat, walk-off homer: ‘He beat me’

Jayson Werth's marathon at-bat and walk-off homerun as viewed from the perspective of the pitcher he was dueling, Lance Lynn.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:20 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jayson Werth, Lance Lynn, NLDS, NLDS Game 4, NLDS: Nationals-Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals

Posted at 12:36 AM ET, 09/27/2012

Jayson Werth explains his fake ball toss in Philadelphia

Jayson Werth provides a detailed, glorious explanation of what had happened with the ball, the fan and the fake toss before his game-changing hit.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:36 AM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 09/23/2012

Why Jayson Werth takes his time as the Nationals’ leadoff hitter

The next time the Nationals’ pitcher makes the second out of the inning, focus your eye on Jayson Werth.

By Adam Kilgore  |  12:28 PM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Jayson Werth misses game with cramping, Adam LaRoche rests sore back

Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth didn’t play Sunday because of a lingering cramping hamstring and first baseman Adam LaRoche didn’t start because of a sore back.

By James Wagner  |  07:25 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 09/02/2012

Jayson Werth scratched from Nationals lineup

The Nationals scratched Jayson Werth minutes before first pitch, presumably with the same hamstring issue that forced him Saturday's game.

By Adam Kilgore  |  01:53 PM ET, 09/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:48 PM ET, 09/01/2012

Jayson Werth leaves Saturday’s game with cramping

Jayson Werth left Saturday's game in the ninth inning with cramping in his hamstring and doesn't expect it to be serious.

By James Wagner  |  08:48 PM ET, 09/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 08/31/2012

Jayson Werth, Bryce Harper give Nationals a dynamic 1-2 punch

Johnson did not envision Werth as a leadoff hitter this season, but he has been a perfect fit as the Nationals have played with a full complement for the first time all year.

By Adam Kilgore  |  07:00 AM ET, 08/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bryce harper, jayson werth, leadoff hitter, Morning Brushback, washington nationals