Tanner Roark RUMORS & NEWS

  • Will Tanner Roark's return to the Washington Nationals' rotation go better than move to pen?

    Federal Baseball "Coming off a 3.1 fWAR campaign in 2014 in which he went (15-10) with a 2.85 ERA, a 3.47 FIP, 39 walks (1.77 BB/9), 138 Ks (6.25 K/9) and a .236/.281/.351 line against in 31 starts and 198 ⅔ innings pitched, Tanner Roark was moved into a bullpen role when Max Scherzer signed his 7-year/$210M deal..." January 19

  • 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

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    Dan Kolko @masnKolko

    Stephen Strasburg (back) will not start for the Nats Friday. Will need to throw a bullpen first and come out of it OK. Roark will start Fri.

  • Righty Tanner Roark waiting to hear on role for NLDS

    MLB.com "Nationals manager Matt Williams has not announced his rotation during the National League Division Series, which starts Friday at Nationals Park. It will be interesting to see what role Tanner Roark will play in the postseason. All indications have him coming out of the bullpen -- at least for the..." September 30

  • Tanner Roark shines in surprise start as the Nationals complete a sweep of the Mets, 8-2

    Washington Post "Prepared to spend the day as a spectator, Tanner Roark woke up Thursday morning and saw Steve McCatty had called him. He had no idea why. Roark would not make his season debut until Friday back home at Nationals Park. What could his pitching coach want? And why couldn’t it wait until he arrived at..." April 04

  • Roark throws seven scoreless in Nats win 4-0 win over Braves in Game 2

    CSN Washington "It had already been an emotional day for the Nationals when they took the field at 7:05 p.m. with two pregame ceremonies honoring the victims of yesterday’s Navy Yard shootings and a visit from Admiral James Winnefeld vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Throw in their come-from-behind..." September 18