Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.
Ryan Zimmerman placed on the 15-day disabled list with plantar fasciitis; Nationals recall Matt den Dekker from Triple-A Syracuse.
Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman has made a career of the walk-off home run. He was at it again this week against the New York Yankees, sending an Andrew Miller pitch off the foul pole in right field in the 10th inning to give Washington an 8-6 win.
Ryan Zimmerman hits walk-off homer in bottom of 10th to beat Yankees, nine years after hitting first-career walk-of homer against Yankees.
‘Franchise Four,’ an MLB contest intended to promote team pride and fan engagement, could very well leave Nationals fans in the dark.
New MLB fan vote to name franchise greats leaves Nationals fans with little to debate, as former Expos dominate the franchise’s list.
Ryan Zimmerman was reflecting on his African safari honeymoon recently. And looking back, he’s really thankful he wasn’t mauled by a lion.
Ryan Zimmerman doesn’t appear very happy people know his Clarendon home is on the market. You should listen to his reaction.
Ryan Zimmerman is learning how to play first base on the fly, and getting comfortable with his new full-time position in time for the start of the 2015 season.
Ryan Zimmerman hoping for the best in 2015, “the end of an era for a core group” of Nationals players.