Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 4 Days

Jordan Zimmermann took the loss Saturday after giving up four runs -- one earned -- over seven innings against the Cardinals.

A throwing error by Anthony Rendon in the third inning opened the door for three runs to score. Zimmerman fanned six and walked a pair in the loss. He now owns a 3.92 ERA through four starts and has worked seven innings in back-to-back outings. The Nationals will send him to the hill against the Angels next week at home in an interleague matchup.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 8 Days

Jordan Zimmermann held the Marlins to two runs in seven innings and struck out seven to pick up his first win on Monday.

Coming off one of the worst starts of his career, Zimmermann showed no ill effects while facing the same team tonight. He was only really in trouble in the second inning tonight and a line-drive double play got him out of the frame with just one run scoring.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 13 Days

Jordan Zimmermann was ineffective, allowing five runs in 1 2/3 innings en route to a no-decision in Wednesday's win over the Marlins.

The Marlins were all over Zimmermann from the start. In total, the right-hander allowed seven hits and walked two while striking out one. It was a far cry from his strikeout-laden effort on Friday. He'll look to bounce back against the Marlins again on Monday, this time in Miami.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 15 Days

Jordan Zimmermann is expected to start Wednesday against the Marlins.

Meanwhile, Tanner Roark is expected to start Thursday. Zimmermann struck out nine and allowed one run over five innings in his season debut against the Braves last Friday.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 19 Days

Jordan Zimmermann (flu) has been cleared to start Friday's game versus the Braves.

The right-hander had to be scratched from Thursday's outing due to a fever and upset stomach, but he's feeling good enough to take the ball in the Nationals' home opener. He'll be opposed by David Hale.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 20 Days

The Nationals are hoping that Ryan Zimmermann (flu) will be able to start Friday versus the Braves.

Zimmermann was up all night Wednesday with a fever and upset stomach, so the Nationals scratched him from his scheduled Thursday start against the Mets and will go with Tanner Roark instead. If Zimmermann doesn't feel well enough to pitch Friday, it'll be a bullpen game.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 20 Days

Jordan Zimmermann has been scratched from his scheduled start Thursday against the Mets due to the flu.

Tanner Roark will jump up one spot in the rotation and take the mound in Thursday afternoon's series-finale at Citi Field. Zimmermann should be recovered in a couple of days, but the Nationals might play it safe and wait until his next scheduled turn to let him pitch. A bad string of the flu was going around the Nationals' clubhouse at the end of spring training.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 27 Days

Jordan Zimmermann pitched five scoreless innings, striking out three, in the Nationals' 4-0 win over the Mets on Thursday.

Nationals pitchers combined on an eight-hitter, striking out 11 and walking none, on getaway day. Zimmermann ended up allowing one run in 18 innings for the spring. He'll face the Braves on Tuesday.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 1 Month

Jordan Zimmermann was perfect for four innings, striking out four, in the Nationals' 3-2 win over the Yankees on Tuesday.

Zimmermann had everything working today. He still hasn't allowed a run in nine innings this spring. He's struck out nine and walked one during that span.

Jordan Zimmermann SP WAS 2 Months

Jordan Zimmermann struck out four over three scoreless innings against the Braves Thursday.

Zimmermann gave up two singles and walked one on the night. The studly right-hander is now unscored upon in his first five Grapefruit League innings. Zimmermann has posted a 3.12 ERA over the last three years for the Nationals, covering 90 starts.