Howie Kendrick RUMORS & NEWS

  • Latest On The Nationals’ First Base Situation

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Nationals had interest in switch-hitter Justin Smoak before Smoak signed with the Brewers last week, The Washington Post’s Jesse Dougherty reports.  With Smoak off the board, the Nats will continue to explore left-handed hitting options for both first base and..." December 26

  • Howie Kendrick re-signs with Nationals

    TSN "Postseason hero Howie Kendrick is heading back to Washington. Kendrick has signed a one-year, $6.25 deal with the Nationals after helping the franchise to their first World Series title according to Bob Nightengale of USA..." December 06

  • Howie Kendrick: ‘Crazy’ that Astros removed Zack Greinke in Game 7

    Larry Brown Sports "Just in case you needed more proof than the results of Game 7 to know that A.J. Hinch blew it by taking Zack Greinke out in the seventh, just listen to what Howie Kendrick said. The 2019 World Series documentary has been released, and it includes an interview with Kendrick. Kendrick..." December 04

  • 8 free agents everyone is underrating "Gerrit Cole and Anthony Rendon are generational stars. Stephen Strasburg is right there as well. Likewise, Josh Donaldson and Zack Wheeler breathe the same rarified free-agent air. This offseason will largely revolve around them. Here’s the thing: We’re so focused on the..." November 24

  • Rays Reportedly Front-Runners For Howie Kendrick

    MLB Trade Rumors "Free-agent infielder Howe Kendrick may be close to parlaying a brilliant 2019 campaign with the World Series-winning Nationals into a contract with a different club. The Rays are the front-runners to sign Kendrick, Bobby Nightengale of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports...." November 12

  • Cincinnati Reds interested in free agent Howie Kendrick

    Red Reporter "It’s not often that MLB players have career years in their mid-30’s, but that’s precisely what free agent Howie Kendrick pulled off at 36 during the 2019 season. At least, his rate stats were the single best of his career, as he hit a whopping .344/.395/.572 for..." November 11

  • Howie Kendrick wins 2019 Heart and Hustle Award

    NBC Sports "Every year, the MLB Players Alumni Association announces a winner for its annual Heart and Hustle Award. The award is given to the player who “best embodies the values, spirits and traditions of baseball.” The winner of the 2019 award is Nationals infielder Howie..." November 08

  • Veteran Howie Kendrick drawing early interest

    TSN "Following his strong playoff run with the Washington Nationals, free agent utilityman Howie Kendrick is drawing early interest according to The Athletic's Brittany Ghiroli. Kendrick is reportedly being eyed by the Tampa Bay Rays and Miami Marlins, the two teams located..." November 06

  • Howie Kendrick wants to keep playing after magical World Series run with Nationals

    Sporting News "At 36, Howie Kendrick isn't ready to call it a career just yet after a magical playoff run with the Nationals. Kendrick, who has played for four teams in 14 years, has only "thought about retirement seriously once" in his career, according to The Athletic,..." November 01

  • NLCS MVP Howie Kendrick misses Nationals workout due to family emergency

    USA Today "The Washington Nationals worked out Friday in advance of the World Series, but were without the National League Championship Series MVP.  Howie Kendrick was missing because of a family emergency, but Nationals manager Dave Martinez said he will be back soon and expects him..." October 18

  • Howie Kendrick's 'magical season' leads to NLCS MVP "Howie Kendrick stood toward the back of the podium, off to one side, clapping and smiling in as much anonymity as one can achieve amidst a screaming stadium full of people. Like his Nationals teammates, Kendrick wore a gray “National League CHAMPS” T-shirt and hat, neither yet..." October 16

  • Nationals veteran Howie Kendrick quietly becoming postseason star -- one double at a time

    CBS Sports "The expectations for Howie Kendrick entering his age-35 season in 2019 weren't high. No one expected him to be an everyday contributor for the Nationals, let alone one come October. But here we are. The single most important offensive player on the National League postseason..." October 15

  • Howie Kendrick Finally Has A Legacy

    Deadspin "You’d be forgiven, Nats fans, if you wanted Howie Kendrick out of the game long before his instantly legendary grand slam in the top of the 10th that won the Nationals their first-ever playoff series. Kendrick, despite turning in a pleasant surprise of a 2019 season that saw him become..." October 10

  • Howie Kendrick's Wikipedia page got hilarious update after game-winning grand slam in NLDS

    USA Today "The Washington Nationals are headed to the National League Championship Series after a stunning 7-3 victory over the the Los Angeles Dodgers in Wednesday night's Game 5 of the NLDS at Dodger Stadium. It was stunning because first they used back-to-back home..." October 10