|July 3 8:10 PM PT9:10 PM MT10:10 PM CT11:10 PM ET23:10 ET3:10 GMT11:10 CST8:10 PM MST10:10 PM EST10:40 PM VEN7:10 UAE (+1)10:10 PM CT-The Nationals have placed right-handed pitcher Chien-Ming Wang on the 15-day disabled list and reinstated right-handed pitcher Henry Rodriguez.
Analysis: The Nationals said Tuesday that Wang has a strained right hip. His move to the DL is retroactive to July 1. He is 2-3 with a 7.61 ERA in seven games this season and recently lost his spot in the starting rotation to Ross Detwiler. Wang also missed the first 42 games of the season with a left hamstring injury.
|June 20 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 CST3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Ross Detwiler is replacing Wang in the Washington Nationals' starting rotation.
Analysis: Washington manager Davey Johnson announced the move prior to Wednesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Wang had his worst outing of the season Tuesday night, lasting just 3 1-3 innings and giving up five runs on seven hits and three walks in a 5-4 loss to Tampa Bay. His record fell to 2-3 and his ERA rose to 6.10.
|June 13 10:39 AM PT11:39 AM MT12:39 PM CT1:39 PM ET13:39 ET17:39 GMT1:39 CST10:39 AM MST12:39 PM EST1:09 PM VEN21:39 UAE12:39 PM CT-Wang earned his first victory as a starter this season in a 4-2 win over Toronto on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Wang (2-2, 4.67 ERA) gave up two runs and four hits over five innings during his third start this season. He's 1-2 with a 5.02 ERA in those three starts.
|May 31 3:06 PM PT4:06 PM MT5:06 PM CT6:06 PM ET18:06 ET22:06 GMT6:06 CST3:06 PM MST5:06 PM EST5:36 PM VEN2:06 UAE (+1)5:06 PM CT-Wang struggled in his first start of the season for Washington on Wednesday.
Analysis: He allowed four runs and seven hits in four innings of a loss to Miami. It wasn't a terrible outing and he'll get a few starts before Washington will be concerned. He'll face the Mets next week.
|May 16 3:21 PM PT4:21 PM MT5:21 PM CT6:21 PM ET18:21 ET22:21 GMT6:21 CST3:21 PM MST5:21 PM EST5:51 PM VEN2:21 UAE (+1)5:21 PM CT-Wang says he's willing to pitch in relief - as unlikely as it seems the team would ask him to - when he joins the Washington Nationals after what should be one more start in the minors.
Analysis: Wang missed the start of the season after hurting his left hamstring during a spring training appearance March 15. He was in Washington on Wednesday to throw a bullpen session in front of coaches but will return to Triple-A Syracuse.
|Apr. 4 11:23 PM PT12:23 AM MT1:23 AM CT2:23 AM ET2:23 ET6:23 GMT14:23 CST11:23 PM MST1:23 AM EST1:53 AM VEN10:23 UAE1:23 AM CT-The Nationals activated right-hander Chien-Ming Wang from the disabled list on Tuesday.
Analysis: A left hamstring injury in spring training has kept Wang out all season. He is expected to pitch out of the bullpen. The right-hander went 5-4 with a 4.04 ERA last season after needing almost two years to come back from shoulder surgery.
|Mar. 15 12:10 PM PT1:10 PM MT2:10 PM CT3:10 PM ET15:10 ET19:10 GMT3:10 CST12:10 PM MST2:10 PM EST2:40 PM VEN23:10 UAE1:10 PM CT-Wang left Thursday's start in the third inning with a strained left hamstring after colliding with Russell Martin of the New York Yankees.
Analysis: Wang fielded a slow roller by Martin and tried to make the play at first base. Wang stumbled toward the bag and fell as he was touching the base. The pitcher's leg went up in the air and was hit by Martin, who was running up the line. Wang walked off the field under his own power. The right-hander spent five years with the Yankees and won 19 games in 2006 and 2007.