A.J. Cole (triceps) remains shut down from throwing but is "feeling better," according to Nationals manager Dusty Baker.
Nationals manager Dusty Baker said Tuesday morning that A.J. Cole is dealing with "tenderness somewhere."
A.J. Cole was lit up for seven runs in 3 2/3 innings by the Astros on Wednesday.
A.J. Cole held the Marlins hitless for four innings in his start Thursday.
A.J. Cole gave up four runs in 1 2/3 innings Sunday in his start against the Twins.
A.J. Cole dropped the appeal of his five-game suspension on Saturday.
A.J. Cole lasted just three innings in Friday's no-decision against the Marlins, allowing four runs (two earned) on six hits over his three frames.
A.J. Cole has been suspended five games by Major League Baseball for throwing at Jung Ho Kang on Sunday.
A.J. Cole was ejected from Sunday's start versus the Pirates for intentionally throwing a pitch at Jung Ho Kang.
A.J. Cole gave up only two runs but lasted just four innings in Monday's loss to the Marlins.
A.J. Cole struck out six but allowed three runs on nine hits and two walks over five innings in Tuesday's loss to the Mets.
A.J. Cole struck out eight while allowing four runs over five innings in a loss to the Phillies on Thursday.
A.J. Cole was excellent in Friday’s win over the Mets, tossing six innings of one-run ball as part of a 4-1 victory.
A.J. Cole delivered a decent effort in a no-decision against the Rockies on Saturday, allowing three runs on four hits over 5 2/3 innings.