The once-promising right-hander must now work his way back from his second procedure in five years.
The Nationals recall Cole, who is likely to start Saturday against the Cubs.
The Nationals most big-league ready starting pitching prospect is bouncing back well from a tough debut.
The beleaguered Nationals bullpen is dealt another blow.
The young right-hander continued a strong spring Saturday against the Braves.
Injuries ruined Jordan's chances at a permanent spot in the rotation last season, but the right-hander is ready to bounce back in 2015.
Taylor Jordan hasn't pitched since June 5 because of an elbow ailment, but the Nats are confident he'll avoid a second Tommy John surgery.
The Nats are hoping for good news, but the second opinion is usually a precursor to Tommy John surgery.
The Nationals are still in the process of determining the nature of severity of injuries to two minor league pitchers.
Taylor Jordan hasn't pitched since his last big league start, but the right-hander is doing fine.