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07/12/08 8:46 PM ET

Zimmerman's rehab plan announced

Third baseman to play two for Potomac, four in Columbus

WASHINGTON -- The Nationals announced a rehab schedule for third baseman Ryan Zimmerman during Saturday night's game. Zimmerman will go out to Class A Potomac for games on Monday and Tuesday in Salem, Va., and then join Triple-A Columbus for games from Thursday through Sunday.

Zimmerman has been on the disabled list since June 3 with a labral tear in his left shoulder. He sustained the injury sliding into second in a May 18 game against Baltimore.

Zachary Osterman is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.