Nationals released LHP Matt Purke.
Nationals activated LHP Matt Purke from the 60-day disabled list.
Nationals recalled LHP Matt Purke from Double-A Harrisburg; placed him on the 60-day disabled list with a left elbow injury.
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.