• Ross moving to bullpen, Roark will start in place

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Joe Ross won’t start another game for the Nationals this season, but he’ll still get opportunities to pitch out of the bullpen over the next four weeks while Tanner Roark takes his spot in the rotation. Sensing their rookie right-hander was showing signs of fatigue as his innings count built up..." September 09

  • Matt Williams says Nationals will discuss shutting down Joe Ross now

    Washington Post "Matt Williams admitted that Joe Ross showed signs of fatigue Sunday. The Nationals manager saw his rookie’s fastball dip to 90 miles per hour midway through his outing, “a sign of fatigue.” He acknowledged that the Nationals, who have said all along Ross would be on an unspecified innings limit,..." September 07

  • Nats move Doug Fister to bullpen, keep rookie Joe Ross in rotation

    CSN Washington "He was the Nationals' most consistent pitcher last season and their only starter to win a playoff game, but 7-year veteran Doug Fister will now move to the bullpen. Manager Matt Williams made the announcement after Thursday's game, saying that rookie Joe Ross will remain in the rotation when..." August 07

  • Nationals need Joe Ross in rotation

    Baseball Essential "With Stephen Strasburg nearing a Major League return, the Washington Nationals are left facing a difficult decision. Strasburg struck out 11 over the course of just 5.2 innings in his second rehab start with Triple-A Syracuse. It’s been a bumpy ride for Strasburg this year, but he finally appears..." August 04

  • Stephen Strasburg returns from disabled list, Nationals send Joe Ross back to minors

    Hardball Talk "Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg is off the disabled list after missing the past three weeks with a strained trapezius muscle. He moves back into the starting rotation tonight against Atlanta and Washington has demoted 22-year-old prospect Joe Ross back to the minors despite a very..." June 23

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    Dennis Lin @dennistlin

    Jesse Hahn + Joe Ross piggybacking Monday in San Antonio. AA debut for Ross. Would presumably set up Hahn to return to Padres next Saturday.

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