Nationals’ Reed Johnson Status Uncertain After Foot Surgery

CBS DC

WASHINGTON — Nationals outfielder Reed Johnson faces an uncertain future this season after having surgery on his left ankle.

Johnson was put on the disabled list April 26. He had an operation Saturday.

Manager Matt Williams said Monday that Johnson is resting at home, but could not begin to guess at a timetable for his return.

Asked if he expected Johnson to play again this season, Williams replied: “I don’t know. It’s a question of rehab and how it comes along. That one is up in the air.”

Johnson batted .222 in 12 games this season, going 1 for 7 as a pinch hitter.

The 38-year-old broke into the majors in 2003 with Toronto and has played for six teams. This is his first year with Washington.

Follow 106.7 The Fan on Twitter

(© Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten…

View original post 2 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s