Matt Purke is scheduled to undergo Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery on Thursday.
Nationals prospect left-hander Matt Purke will visit Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion on his throwing elbow.
Nationals right-handed pitching prospect Matt Purke threw six shutout innings for Double-A Harrisburg on Wednesday, allowing two singles and two walks while striking out three batters.
Nationals prospect LHP Matt Purke was knocked around in his Double-A debut on Sunday, allowing seven runs on nine hits and a walk in three innings.
Matt Purke has been promoted to High-A Potomac.
Nationals prospect left-hander Matt Purke has been activated from the disabled list with Class A Hagerstown.
Nationals optioned LHP Matt Purke to Low-A Hagerstown.
Nationals prospect left-hander Matthew Purke had shoulder surgery in August.
Nationals prospect Matt Purke is on the minor league disabled list due to shoulder tendinitis.
Nationals optioned LHP Matt Purke to High-A Potomac.
Matt Purke fanned three in three scoreless innings Friday as the Nationals beat the Georgetown Hoyas 3-0.
Nationals agreed to terms with LHP Matt Purke.
Baseball America's Jim Callis does not believe the Nationals will be able to sign 96th overall pick LHP Matt Purke.
Nationals selected TCU left-hander Matt Purke with the 96th overall pick in the 2011 draft.