Nationals optioned RHP Taylor Jordan to Triple-A Syracuse.
MLB.com's William Ladson reports that the Nationals will option Taylor Jordan to Triple-A Syracuse.
Taylor Jordan was roughed up by the Angels in Tuesday's start and took the loss, allowing six runs (four earned) in five innings.
Taylor Jordan was touched up for seven runs -- five earned -- over just 5 1/3 innings in Thursday's loss to the Cardinals.
Taylor Jordan was hammered for five earned runs over five innings in Saturday's loss to the Braves.
Taylor Jordan allowed six hits and one run over 6 1/3 innings but took a no-decision against the Braves on Sunday.
Both Taylor Jordan and Tanner Roark will be part of the Nationals' Opening Day rotation following the injury to Doug Fister (lat).
Taylor Jordan pitched 5 2/3 innings of one-run ball to defeat the Marlins on Monday.
Taylor Jordan gave up four runs and seven hits in three innings versus the Tigers on Friday.
Taylor Jordan fanned six while allowing one run in three innings Saturday against the Braves.
Taylor Jordan started and pitched two scoreless innings as the Nationals edged the Mets 5-4 on Friday.
Taylor Jordan (ankle) has already thrown off a mound.
Taylor Jordan suffered a broken ankle during the offseason.
MLB.com's William Ladson reports Taylor Jordan has been shut down for the season.