Tanner Roark’s MLB career has so far been an unlikely success story filled with very few failures for a guy who just a year before he debuted in 2013 lost 17 games at the Triple-A level. 501 more words
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Craig Stammen has needed surgery on his throwing arm only once before — Sept. 2009, to have bone chips removed — and he’s never spent a day on the disabled list in his career, so the veteran reliever could be excused if he was down in the dumps upon learning Thursday he’s likely to miss the rest of this season with a forearm tear. 638 more words
WASHINGTON — The Nationals will be without reliever Craig Stammen for a significant period of time after an MRI revealed a flexor tear in his right arm will require surgery. 169 more words
Nationals reliever Craig Stammen has been diagnosed with a torn flexor tendon and will undergo surgery that’s expected to end his season.
Stammen was placed on the disabled list Wednesday with what the Nationals called forearm tightness. 66 more words
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BOSTON — The Nationals bullpen suffered another blow Wednesday when Craig Stammen had to be placed on the 15-day disabled list with what is being called right forearm tightness for now but has the veteran right-hander at least somewhat concerned could be a significant elbow injury. 698 more words
Nationals reliever Craig Stammen is headed to the disabled list with right forearm tightness and the team has called up Taylor Jordan from Triple-A to replace him in the bullpen. 81 more words