Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:20:25 -0800
Washington Nationals SP Ross Detwiler (back) was throwing 94-96 mph during the instructional league during his rehab, and he feels great about his health heading into spring training next year. However, he'll have to compete for a rotation spot after the team added SP Doug Fister in a trade. SPs Taylor Jordan, Tanner Roark, Ross Ohlendorf, Nathan Karns and Sammy Solis are other options to compete with Detwiler. He could also serve as a lefty reliever out of the bullpen.
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:27:02 -0800
The Washington Nationals designated Ps Fernando Abad and Tyler Robertson for assignment Wednesday, Nov. 20. The team also selected the contracts of P Sammy Solis and OF Michael Taylor from Class A Potomac, and the contract of P Aaron Barrett from Double-A Harrisburg.
Fri, 19 Oct 2012 12:47:15 -0700
Washington Nationals P Sammy Solis (elbow) threw in the instructional league last month, and a source said he threw the ball well. "(Solis) is a ways away from pitching in games, but he is throwing sidelines and looks great," the source said.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 13:39:17 -0800
Washington Nationals SP Sammy Solis (elbow), will have Tommy John surgery Tuesday, March 6, according to general manager Mike Rizzo. Solis was diagnosed with a torn ulterior cruciate ligament in his left elbow after visiting with a team doctor.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 07:51:14 -0800
Updating previous reports, Washington Nationals P Sammy Solis (elbow) has left camp to be examined by Dr. Lewis Yocum for continued elbow soreness.
Fantasy Tip: There have been whispers of Tommy John surgery. Stay tuned.
Thu, 23 Feb 2012 07:34:57 -0800
Washington Nationals P Sammy Solis (elbow) will take things slow in camp due to left elbow soreness he had in the Arizona Fall League.
Fri, 23 Dec 2011 21:28:15 -0800
There is still no update on the health of P Sammy Solis (elbow), who has been battling elbow soreness. Solis has visited with team doctors, and renowned Dr. Lewis Yocum about the soreness, but he is dealing with strep throat. Once he is well, he'll re-visit the doctors and decide on a course of action.
Mon, 05 Dec 2011 15:36:42 -0800
Washington Nationals SP Sammy Solis (elbow) has visited with doctor Lewis Yocum in recent weeks after having elbow pain in the Arizona Fall League. The team is expected to know more on his injury in a few days. "We're not going to Tommy John yet," general manager Mike Rizzo said of Solis. "That's way down the road — but there is concern, yes. Whenever you have elbow soreness, it's concerning."
Wed, 31 Aug 2011 09:36:55 -0700
Washington Nationals OF Bryce Harper, C Derek Norris, Ps Sammy Solis, Pat Lehman, Rafael Martin, Matt Purke and 3B Anthony Rendon will all play in the Arizona Fall League this offseason.
Tue, 29 Mar 2011 06:57:20 -0700
Washington Nationals P Sammy Solis (groin) has a groin injury and could be out for an extended period of time, NatsInsider.com's Mark Zuckerman reports.