Outman signed a minor league deal with the Nationals on Saturday, Chris Cotillo of SB Nation reports. Outman hasn't pitched in the majors since 2014 and pitched for independent league New Britain at one point in 2016, so this is more of an organizational depth signing for the Nationals.
The Braves announced that they have released left-hander Josh Outman on Tuesday. Outman, who was signed as a free agent in January, never threw a pitch for Atlanta. He has spent the duration of the 2015 season on the disabled list due to a shoulder injury.
Braves left-handed reliever Josh Outman began a rehab assignment with the Gulf Coast League (Rookie) team. Outman started Friday's game and pitched a scoreless inning, allowing one hit and recording a strikeout. Outman has been out all season with a shoulder injury. It is not known when the Braves expect Outman to return from the disabled list.
Braves reliever Josh Outman (shoulder) was placed on the 60-day disabled list Monday. The team also announced outfielder Carlos Quentin was designated for assignment and reliever Brandon Cunniff was recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett.
The Braves will carry pitcher Josh Outman (shoulder) on the Opening Day roster, the team announced Sunday. Outman is dealing with shoulder soreness and was expected to open the season on the disabled list.
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