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Latest Adam Kennedy Items
Seven games of minor league experience at second base were all Danny Espinosa had when he walked into the Washington Nationals' clubhouse last Sept. 1. Jim Riggleman told the rookie that he'd fit him into the lineup when he could.
Capsules of National League teams, listed in order of finish last year:
The Seattle Mariners' Adam Kennedy has been charged following his January drunken driving arrest on a Southern California freeway.
Infielder Adam Kennedy, who signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners this month, has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on an Orange County freeway.
Oliver Perez hit Adam Kennedy with a pitch before walking three batters in a row in the 14th inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
The Atlanta Braves did it again in their final at-bat, beating the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Jason Heyward's run-scoring single in the ninth inning Wednesday night.
Alex Sanabia pitched into the sixth inning to earn his first major league win, and the Florida Marlins shut out Washington for the second game in a row, 1-0 on Sunday.