Jayson Werth charged in July

Updated: August 13, 2014, 7:55 PM ET
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Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is facing a misdemeanor reckless driving charge after being pulled over July 6 for going 105 mph in a 55 mph zone.

The incident took place in Fairfax County, Virginia, according to online court documents.

Werth, the NL player of the month for July, originally had a hearing scheduled for this past Friday, but it has been continued to Nov. 12.

"The Washington Nationals have been in communication with right fielder Jayson Werth ...

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