Werth leaves Sunday’s game with wrist injury
Nationals right fielder Jayson Werth had to leave Sunday’s game against the Pirates after being hit by a pitch on the left wrist. He is listed as day-to-day.
With the Nationals losing 9-2, Werth led off the sixth inning and was behind in the count, 1-2, when he struck by the pitch thrown by right-hander Kevin Correia.
Werth slammed his bat to the ground and walked to first base before he was taken out of the game in favor of Brian Bixler.
Werth is having one of the worst seasons of his career, hitting .223 with 10 home runs and 27 RBIs.