Ryan Zimmerman Will Return To The Washington Nationals Tonight

Tuesday May 8th, 2012

Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman has been activated from the disabled list, according to Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post.


The club has moved Jayson Werth to the disabled list to make room for Zimmerman. Werth broke his wrist Sunday night while attempting to make a sliding play in right field.

Zimmermann has missed 15 games for the Nationals with a sore right shoulder. The injury reportedly did not bother the All-Star third baseman when he threw, but only when he swung the bat.

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