Howie Kendrick is not in the lineup for Game 3 of the World Series against the Astros on Friday.
Howie Kendrick is expected to slot in as the designated hitter for the first two games of the World Series against the Astros, Jesse Dougherty of The Washington Post reports.
Howie Kendrick went 1-for-5 with a grand slam in Wednesday's 7-3 extra-inning victory over the Dodgers in Game 5 of the NLDS.
Howie Kendrick remains on the bench for the second game of Tuesday's doubleheader against Philadelphia.
Howie Kendrick is not in the lineup for the afternoon portion of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Phillies.
Howie Kendrick went 3-for-4 with a walk, a triple, a solo home run and a second run scored in Tuesday's 6-2 win over the Cardinals.
Howie Kendrick went 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in the Nationals' 7-0 win over the Braves on Sunday afternoon.