Ryan Zimmerman

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals grounds into a double play in the second inning against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park on June 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nats Rally, Harper Returns in 7-3 Win Over Rockies

Bryce Harper, who missed 57 games because of a torn ligament in his left thumb, went 1 for 3 with an RBI single — on Bryce Harper bobblehead night.

06/30/2014

Billy Currington performs at Nationals Park. (Photo: Chris Lingebach/106.7 The Fan)

Nationals Lend Full Support for Ryan Zimmerman’s ‘A Night at the Park’

Ryan Zimmerman’s 5th annual “A Night at the Park” brought together a string of Nationals teammates on a rare day off, all in the name of research for Multiple sclerosis.

06/16/2014

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals defends thirdbase against the New York Mets during the Mets' Home Opener at Citi Field on April 8, 2011 in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens in New York City. The Nationals won 6-2.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ryan Zimmerman ‘Doesn’t Have a Preference’ Where He Plays

Ryan Zimmerman says he “doesn’t have a preference” which position he plays, as long as he’s giving his team the best chance to win, because there’s a limited window to try and win, and, “you never know how long it’s gonna last.”

06/13/2014

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals makes a catch in left field during the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on June 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Ryan Zimmerman to Return to Third Base Upon Harper Return

Ryan Zimmerman will return to play third base for the majority of the time once Bryce Harper returns to the Nationals lineup from injury, manager Matt Williams told the Junkies on Friday.

06/13/2014

Ryan Zimmerman #11 of the Washington Nationals makes a catch in left field during the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on June 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Williams Doesn’t Rule Out Zimmerman Return to Third

Matt Williams offered high praise of Ryan Zimmerman for his first-career appearance in left field, but hasn’t ruled out moving him back to third before Bryce Harper’s return.

06/04/2014

Ryan Zimmerman of the Washington Nationals makes a catch in left field during the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on June 3, 2014 in Washington, D.C.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Makes Left Field Debut; Nats Blank Phillies

Ryan Zimmerman came forward to make a head-high running catch on a slicing line drive off the bat of Chase Utley, a routine play that drew a disproportionately grand ovation from the home fans.

06/03/2014

Ryan Zimmerman of the Washington Nationals warms up in left field before the start of the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Nationals Park on June 3, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman Makes Outfield Debut

After 1,119 major league games at third base and one at shortstop, Ryan Zimmerman arrived at the ballpark Tuesday listed as an outfielder, playing left and batting fifth in the posted lineup for the Washington Nationals in their series opener against the Philadelphia Phillies.

06/03/2014

Ryan Zimmerman playing third base, which he's during the entirety of his career, save for one game at shortstop his rookie season, and a handful of DH appearances during interleague play. (Credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Radio Caller: Move Harper to Third to Make Room for Zimmerman in Left

How difficult is it to imagine Ryan Zimmerman playing any position besides third base? One radio caller suggested moving Bryce Harper to third; another, removing Denard Span from the lineup entirely.

06/03/2014

Ryan Zimmerman taking some cuts in the cage Wednesday afternoon, for the first time since injuring his thumb. (Photo courtesy @cheistsports)

Mike Rizzo Fuels Ryan Zimmerman in Left Field Discussion

Nationals GM Mike Rizzo added heavy fuel to the rumors that Ryan Zimmerman may spend some time in left field for the first time in his Major League career when he returns from his thumb injury.

05/28/2014

Ryan Zimmerman (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Williams: Zimmerman’s Shoulder ‘Degenerative’ Not ‘Arthritic’

Matt Williams was sure to make the clarification that Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman’s right shoulder is “degenerative,” not “arthritic,” in his weekly interview with the Junkies on 106.7 The Fan on Wednesday.

04/09/2014

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