The Washington Nationals selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Koda Glover from Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday and optioned right-handed pitcher Reynaldo Lopez to Syracuse. Additionally, left-handed pitcher Nick Lee was designated for assignment. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements.
The Washington Nationals selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Reynaldo Lopez from Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday and placed left-handed pitcher Sammy Solis on the 15-day disabled list with right knee inflammation, retroactive to July 8.
Nationals right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer was named an All-Star for the fourth consecutive season, added to the National League squad on Friday by manager Terry Collins. Scherzer's addition gives the Washington Nationals five All-Star representatives, a record for the club since baseball returned to the District in 2005.
The Washington Nationals recalled outfielder Michael A. Taylor and infielder/outfielder Trea Turner from Triple-A Syracuse on Friday. Washington placed first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to July 7) with a left rib cage strain and optioned right-handed pitcher Lucas Giolito to Triple-A Syracuse. President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements.
Four Washington Nationals players were named 2016 Major League All-Stars on Tuesday evening, with outfielder Bryce Harper, second baseman Daniel Murphy, catcher Wilson Ramos, and right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg all awarded the annual mid-season honor.
The Washington Nationals reinstated right-handed pitcher Stephen Strasburg from the 15-day disabled list on Sunday and placed right-handed pitcher Joe Ross on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.