Why Jordan Zimmermann has thrown only one change-up this season

"I just don’t want to get burned by my fourth pitch when I know I can get guys out with the other three."

Doug Fister, Jordan Zimmermann effective despite lower velocity

Doug Fister and Jordan Zimmermann are not throwing as hard as they have in the past. Mechanics may be to blame. It may not matter much, anyway.

Nationals, Red Sox talked about Jordan Zimmermann this past winter

The two sides couldn't match up on a deal for the impending free agent starter. The two faced off on Monday.

Ryan Zimmerman exits early, Drew Storen returns, Jordan Zimmermann says extension ‘not looking good’ before season starts

Zimmerman left after he banged the side of his body, Storen fired a scoreless inning and Jordan Zimmermann tossed six scoreless.

Stephen Strasburg to skip start with twisted ankle; Jordan Zimmermann miffed by Henderson Alvarez’s hit-by-pitch

Strasburg is expected to miss a few days of action resting his twisted ankle, which he suffered during conditioning on Friday.

Nationals prospect Wilmer Difo does damage against David Price

Price is one of baseball's most dominant pitchers with one of the game's best left-handed fastballs. All Difo heard was 'fastball.'

Doug Fister, Jordan Zimmermann throw live BP, and other notes

Also, Ryan Zimmerman and Ian Desmond take extra grounders together to work on double plays and timing.

Mike Rizzo expects Jayson Werth to be available for opening day

Rizzo spoke about Jayson Werth, remaining questions about his roster, and whether this season is World Series or bust in Washington.

Jordan Zimmermann on contract talks, walk year and Max Scherzer

"Just go out there and pitch. I'm a Nat for another year and I'm just going to do the best I can to pitch for these guys."

Top 10 spring training story lines: Nos. 5-1

Nationals Journal counts down the top five storylines surrounding the Nationals as they begin spring training.

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