Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:07:42 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) threw a quality bullpen session Saturday, July 19, and will start Tuesday, July 22.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:10:28 -0700
Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) is on track to start against the Colorado Rockies Tuesday, July 22, after feeling no pain in his arm while playing catch Thursday, July 17. He is set for a bullpen session Saturday, July 19. Zimmermann will be the team's fifth starter out of the All-Star break.
Fantasy Tip: Although Zimmermann is facing the Rockies on the road, he should at least be close to 100 percent for the dangerous matchup. If you have the luxury of sitting him, it would be worth considering.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:38:46 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) will not be placed on the disabled list after dealing with a biceps strain. Zimmermann was able to rest the injury during the All-Star break and will throw a bullpen session either Friday, July 18, or Saturday, July 19. If everything goes well, Zimmerman will likely return to the mound Monday, July 21.
Fantasy Tip: Zimmermann appears to have dodged a bullet here. Check back to make sure there were no setbacks in the bullpen session, and prepare to have him in your lineups as soon as Monday.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:09:42 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) has a right biceps strain but no structural damage, as shown by the results of an MRI performed Saturday, July 12. The club doesn't believe Zimmermann will need a stint on the disabled list.
Fantasy Tip: Good timing with the All-Star Game, which should help Zimmermann with extra healing time. If he needs to miss more time, Blake Treinen may get another chance at NL-only value.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 10:40:37 -0700
Miami Marlins SP Henderson Alvarez will replace injured Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) on the National League All-Star Team.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:59:55 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) will not pitch in the 2014 All-Star Game because of a biceps injury.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:33:05 -0700
Updating a previous report, Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (biceps) left his start against the Philadelphia Phillies Friday, July 11, due to a cramp in his right biceps, according to manager Matt Williams. Zimmermann is expected to have a precautionary MRI Saturday, July 12.
Fantasy Tip: It's uncertain if Zimmermann will be forced to miss time, and if his status for the All-Star Game next week will be affected. Stay tuned until after his MRI.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:28:41 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann (undisclosed) left his start against the Philadelphia Phillies early Friday, July 11, due to an apparent undisclosed ailment.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:38:58 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SPs Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw, Cincinnati Reds SP Johnny Cueto and RP Aroldis Chapman, St. Louis Cardinals SP Adam Wainwright and RP Pat Neshek, Atlanta Braves SP Julio Teheran and RP Craig Kimbrel, San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner, Milwaukee Brewers RP Francisco Rodriguez, San Diego Padres SP Tyson Ross, Pittsburgh Pirates RP Tony Watson and Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann have been named as the pitchers for the National League in the 2014 All-Star Game. Oakland Athletics SP Jeff Samardzija was named to the team as a representative of the Chicago Cubs, but he was traded this weekend. Samardzija will be inactive for the game.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 07:13:04 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann allowed two hits and struck out a career-high 12 in a complete-game shutout over the San Diego Padres Sunday, June 8. He took a perfect game into the sixth inning.