Jordan Zimmermann Will Not Pitch in All-Star Game Due to Lingering Neck Issue

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Jordan Zimmermann Will Not Pitch in All-Star Game Due to Lingering Neck Issue
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After roughly seven weeks of dealing with a lingering kink in his neck, Jordan Zimmermann went for an X-ray and MRI on Friday morning. The tests revealed little, but the Washington Nationals' right-hander has decided not to pitch in Tuesday's All-Star Game in an effort to rest and get past the issue. He will still attend the All-Star festivities in New York City.

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