Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth pleaded guilty on Thursday (January 29, 2015) in Fairfax County, Virginia.
According to the Washington Post, Werth pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless driving as part of a plea deal. He was sentenced to five days in jail and his driver’s license will be suspended for 30 days.
Werth was originally convicted in December 2014 and sentenced to ten days in jail, but he appealed his conviction to Circuit Court.
Werth, 35, was charged in July 2014 for driving 105 mph in a 55 mph zone.
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