Christian Garcia

Washington Nationals #71 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 08/24/85
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Walters, Garcia, Ohlendorf Optioned To Triple-A...

Zach Walters was crushing at the plate in Grapefruit League action, and he was reportedly not happy to learn he was optioned to Triple-A today, but the Washington Nationals made that announcement and others this afternoon in the latest round of cuts.

Tanner Roark on Start vs Astros Friday In Viera

Washington Nationals' right-hander Tanner Roark talked to reporters on Friday after his outing against the Houston Astros. Roark lamented the fact that he struggled to put hitters away, but he was happy with the start which saw him allow one earned r

Williams On Xavier Cedeno, Sammy Solis And One RHP

Will the Nationals have two left-handers in the bullpen on Opening Day? Will Xavier Cedeno be the second lefty, joinin Jerry Blevins in the 'pen. Will Sammy Solis get a shot this season? Where does Christian Garcia stand as Spring Training begins?

Can Christian Garcia Come Back Again?

Three surgeries on his elbow. A torn tendon in his right forearm. A hamstring injury. It hasn't been an easy couple of years for right-hander Christian Garcia. Can the Washington Nationals' hard-throwing reliever make another comeback in 2014?

Wire Taps: Matt Purke AFL Start No.5 + LINKS...

Matt Purke and Brian Goodwin were the only Washington Nationals' prospects in action on Monday night in Arizona. Which Nats' minor leaguers will fans in D.C. get to see on Tuesday when the Mesa Solar Sox are featured on the MLB Network?

Detwiler, Garcia Reinstated From 60-Day DL

The Washington Nationals announced this afternoon that both Ross Detwiler and Christian Garcia had been reinstated from the 60-Day DL and added back to the 40-Man roster after disappointing, injury-filled seasons for each pitcher.

Nats Select Ross Ohlendorf; Option Nate Karns...

The Washington Nationals made it official this afternoon: Ross Ohlendorf was selected from Triple-A Syracuse to make tonight's start vs the Colorado Rockies in Coors Field and the Nats optioned right-hander Nate Karns back to Double-A Harrisburg.

On the Nats Farm: another Syracuse Snapshot

Washington Nationals' reliever Christian Garcia made his Syracuse Chiefs debut and ripped through Pawtucket while Nats' OF prospect Eury Perez tripled in the Chiefs' win on Saturday night.

FBB On MASN On The Nats' Next Wave Of Arms...

2011 3rd Round pick Matt Purke made his first start of the year this week with Class-A Hagerstown. 2010 2nd Round pick Sam Solis is pitching for Potomac. Christian Garcia's going to Double-A soon. Lucas Giolito's slowly working his way back...

Nats Call Nathan Karns Up To Start vs O's Tuesday

Surprising many, except for expert tea leaf readers on the internet, the Washington Nationals announced after today's game that they would be calling 25-year-old 2012 organizational Pitcher of the Year Nathan Karns up to make a start.

Wire Taps: Jayson Werth Having MRI On Hammy Today

The Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers last night on the strength of another strong start by Jordan Zimmermann and what Nats' skipper Davey Johnson called some timely hitting. Johnson also provided an update on Jayson Werth after the win.

Garcia cleared to throw

The right-hander played catch on Sunday for the first time since going down with a forearm injury over a month ago.

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