Nationals Press Releases
Friday, July 11, 2014
Washington Nationals add Faith Day and bonus promotions to the 2014 calendar
As the Washington Nationals gear up for the second half of the 2014 baseball season, the team today announced the addition of Faith Day to the promotional schedule, which features a free postgame concert with contemporary Christian musician Lincoln Brewster on Saturday, September 6.
Tonight's Nationals-Orioles game at Nationals Park postponed
Tonight's Nationals-Orioles game scheduled to begin at 7:05 p.m. at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., has been rescheduled for Monday, August 4 (time TBD) due to inclement weather.
Nationals OF Jayson Werth named NL Player of the Week
Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth today was named the National League Player of the Week. Major League Baseball made the announcement this afternoon on MLB Network.
Washington Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann named National League All-star
Washington Nationals right-handed starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann today was named a National League All-Star by Cardinals field manager Mike Matheny and Major League Baseball. The 85th Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be held at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn. on Tuesday, July 15.
Nationals Agree to Terms with Four International Free Agents
The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with four international free agents: right-handed pitcher Tomas Alastre, right-handed pitcher Pedro Avila, left-handed pitcher Gilberto Chu and right-handed pitcher Christian Flores. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo and Director of International Scouting Johnny DiPuglia made the joint announcement.
Nationals agree to terms with five international free agents
The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with five international free agents: outfielder Yoel Andujar, shortstop Bryan Bencosme, outfielder Juan Evangelista, shortstop Adanlis Martinez and outfielder Brailin Mesa. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo and Director of International Scouting Johnny DiPuglia made the joint announcement.
Nationals reinstate OF Bryce Harper
The Washington Nationals today returned from rehab and reinstated outfielder Bryce Harper from the 15-Day Disabled List, and optioned left-handed reliever Xavier Cedeno to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League.
Nationals Recall LHP Xavier Cedeno and RHP Blake Treinen
The Washington Nationals today recalled left-handed reliever Xavier Cedeno and right-handed starter Blake Treinen from Syracuse of the Triple-A International League, and optioned right-handed pitcher Taylor Hill to Syracuse.
Nationals reinstate C Wilson Ramos from 15-day DL, option C Sandy Leon
The Washington Nationals today recalled from rehab and reinstated catcher Wilson Ramos from the 15-Day Disabled List and optioned catcher Sandy Leon to Syracuse of the Triple-A International League.