Zimmerman Breaks Thumb, Out 4-6 Weeks

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
The former Virginia star is expected to miss the next 4-6 weeks after breaking his thumb in Saturday

Chris Davis went 4 for 4 with two home runs, and the Baltimore Orioles overcame three homers by Ryan Zimmerman to beat the Washington Nationals 9-6 on Wednesday night.

ATLANTA (AP) - Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman is expected to miss four to six weeks after breaking his right thumb against the Atlanta Braves.

Zimmerman got hurt diving back to the bag as he was picked off second base in the fifth inning Saturday night. The Virginia alum stayed on the ground for a minute before finally leaving the field.

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