MLB third baseman who began his career with the Washington Nationals in 2005. He was named to his first All-Star game in 2009, the same year he won his first Gold Glove Award. He helped the Nationals win their first-ever World Series Championship in 2019.
He won numerous honors while playing college baseball at Virgina, including Virginia College Sports Information Directors Player of the Year.
In 2017, Zimmerman hit a 470-foot home run; the longest ever hit in a Nationals park.
He married Heather Downen in 2013.
He played on the same AAU team as Mets All-Star David Wright.