Report: Nationals re-sign Kendrick to 1-year, $6.25M deal

The Washington Nationals agreed to a one-year deal worth $6.25 million with free-agent infielder Howie Kendrick, reports The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal.

Kendrick’s deal includes a mutual option for 2021.

The 36-year-old veteran hit .344/.395/.572 with 17 home runs and 62 RBIs in 121 regular-season games in 2019.

Kendrick earned NLCS MVP honors en route to the Nationals’ World Series title.