Bill Carey
Monday August 19th, 2013

The Cubs traded David DeJesus to the Nationals. (Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images) The Cubs traded David DeJesus to the Nationals. (Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images)

The Washington Nationals have acquired Chicago Cubs outfielder David DeJesus for a player to be named later, reports CBSSports.com's Danny Knobler.

DeJesus is hitting .250 with six home runs in 84 games this season. The 33-year-old joined the Cubs before the 2012 season.

TAYLER: A-Rod continues feud with Yankees as lawyer alleges malpractice The Nationals, with a 60-63 record, are 9.5 games behind the Reds for the second Wild Card spot in the National League. DeJesus's contract has a $6.5 million option for next year.

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