Flood Warning expires at 5:29 PM on 4/22, issued at 5:29 PM Argyle, NY | Buskirk, NY | Cambridge, NY | Clemons, NY

Nats P Zimmermann to miss All-Star Game

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 7/12/2013 7:58 pm

Miami, FL (Sports Network) - Washington Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann will miss the 2013 All-Star Game due to neck tightness.

Zimmermann had an MRI on Friday that revealed an issue with some soft tissues in his neck, a day after the right-hander gave up two runs in 6 1/3 innings against the Philadelphia Phillies.

His neck has been an issue since he woke up with pain in the middle of May. Zimmermann will, however, attend the events at Citi Field in New York with his family.

The 27-year-old Zimmermann was set to appear in his first All-Star Game. He is 12-4 this season with a 2.58 ERA in 19 starts.

Share
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.