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Still out of the Nationals' lineup with a sore right hamstring, Jayson Werth underwent an MRI Thursday morning that came up negative in initial results. The team wants to have team medical director Dr. Wiemi Douoguih take a closer look, however, before a specific return date is announced.
With the MRI showing no serious problems, Davey Johnson believes the hamstring acting up has more to do with Werth being dehydrated. The Nats' outfielder has been dealing with a stomach problem over the past week.
"They put him on an antibiotic and his MRI, I think in talking to Jayson, was okay," Johnson said. "Wiemi hasn't really gone over it with a fine tooth comb yet, but he's going to look at it. We'll know more, but I imagine hopefully what he's on, he'll be good to go soon."
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