Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
2 days ago

Werth is just getting a day off Thursday, CSN Mid-Atlantic's Chase Hughes reports.

EDGE Analysis

He was a late scratch Thursday, but apparently manager Dusty Baker had made the decision to give the veteran a day off several hours before the news of the new lineup came out. Michael Taylor will start in center field and hit second, with Chris Heisey sliding over to left field. Werth should be fresh for the weekend series against the Padres.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
2 days ago

Werth was a late scratch from Thursday's lineup, the Washington Post's Chelsea Janes reports.

EDGE Analysis

It is unclear why Werth was scratched, but his status will be updated once the team addresses it. Michael Taylor will start in center field and hit second with Chris Heisey moving over to left field.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
4 weeks ago

Werth went 1-for-3 with a two-run double, two walks and a run scored in Monday's 11-4 win over the Mets.

EDGE Analysis

Werth's fifth-inning double gave the Nationals a 10-4 lead, effectively sealing the victory. The veteran continues to find success batting second in the lineup in front of Bryce Harper, taking advantage of pitches to hit with four doubles in the past five games. His slugging percentage is up to .436 after a disappointing .384 mark last season.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth is starting in left field and batting second against Milwaukee on Saturday, William Ladson of MLB.com reports.

EDGE Analysis

Werth missed Friday's game with Ben Revere manning left field duties but is back out there for Game 2 of Washington's series with Milwaukee. Werth has been swinging a hot bat recently, contributing two or more hits in eight of his last 14 games. He's also scored nine runs and driven in 10 during that time.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Brewers, Dan Kolko of MASN reports.

EDGE Analysis

Werth has started the past four games and will get an extra day of rest Friday after team got a day off Thursday. In his place, Ben Revere will slide over to left field while Michael Taylor mans center. Werth has been having a spectacular month of June, hitting .343/.438/.507 with two home runs and 11 RBI. He will likely be back in the lineup for Saturday's contest.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth continued his scorching June by going 2-for-3 with a double and two walks in Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Dodgers.

EDGE Analysis

The veteran slugger has largely turned his season around in June, raising his average 23 points to date courtesy of a .343/.438/.507 line during the month. Werth has consecutive multi-hit games, and has accomplished the feat on five occasions over the last seven contests. The recent success has the 37-year-old outfielder's season numbers up to .258/.327/.438, along with 10 homers and 37 RBI.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Padres.

EDGE Analysis

Werth gets the night off Saturday after starting each of the last six games in left field for Washington. Ben Revere will slide over to left field for Saturday's game while Michael Taylor gets the start in center. Werth, who is batting .353 with a .981 OPS in June, figures to rejoin the lineup for Sunday's game against the Padres.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth went 2-for-5 with a run scored in Friday's win over the Padres.

EDGE Analysis

It was his third straight two-hit performance, pushing his slash line for June to .353/.452/.529. Werth still has some juice left in his bat, but don't hesitate to jump back off in shallower formats once he he cools down or gets hurt, as he tends to do.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth went 2-for-5 with the game-winning RBI in the bottom of the 12th inning against the Cubs on Wednesday.

EDGE Analysis

It's the second time in four days that Werth has come through in the clutch, as he also had a walk-off hit against the Phillies on Sunday. After a couple of miserable months to begin the season, the veteran outfielder's now hitting a robust .341/.462/.561 in June with two home runs and 11 RBI in 11 games.

Jayson Werth
LF/RF WSH
1 month ago

Werth went 2-for-3 with two RBI, one run and two walks Sunday against the Phillies.

EDGE Analysis

Werth's big blow was a walk-off, two-run single to pull out a victory for the Nationals in the bottom of the ninth inning. He's now hit safely in 10 of his last 11 games to raise his batting average to a season-high .245.