(Reuters) - The Washington Nationals acquired outfielder/second baseman Howie Kendrick in a trade with the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday. Washington sent minor league pitcher McKenzie Mills in exchange for the veteran 34-year-old Kendrick. Kendrick joins a Nationals team that is dominating the National
The Nationals acquired INF/OF Howie Kendrick and cash from the Philadelphia Phillies for left-handed pitching prospect McKenzie Mills.
The rain, and more importantly a strained right calf, put a damper on Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond's return to the nation's capital. Desmond, who played for the Washington Nationals from 2009-15, was making his first visit to Nationals Park as a visiting player, but was placed on