Nationals get Kendrick in trade with Phillies
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[July 29, 2017]
(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
League East and holds a 13 1/2-game advantage in the division.
Kendrick hit .340 with two homers in 39 games for the Phillies this
(Writing by Jahmal Corner in Los Angeles, editing by Nick Mulvenney)
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Phillies left fielder Howie Kendrick (47) hits a single during the
eighth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Citizens Bank Park.
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