DC Sports Bog: Senators


Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 04/11/2014

President Eisenhower, the Masters and the Washington Senators

Ike’s love of golf threatened his availability for an opening day tradition.

By Scott Allen  |  11:33 AM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:34 PM ET, 03/26/2014

Early footage of Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson

The Big Train got the best of the Bambino on a big day for Lou Gehrig.

By Scott Allen  |  12:34 PM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 10/11/2012

The winning run of the 1924 World Series

Here's what it looked like when the Senators were moments away from winning the 1924 World Series over the Giants.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:39 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nationals, Nats, Senators

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Leon Panetta, a Nats auction, Teddy tees, and other Natitude

Many images that demonstrate a bit of playoff-era Natitude, or whatever you call Teddy Roosevelt at a D.C. bar.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:27 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Natitude, Nats, Senators, Teddy

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Some D.C. baseball artifacts from the Hall of Fame

If you want to get excited about the history of D.C. baseball, check out these relics from the baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:44 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FDR, Hall of fame, Nats, Senators

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Images from past Nats pennant winners

Here are what the papers looked like when the Nats won pennants in 1924 and 1933.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:22 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Archives, Nats, Senators, Washington Post

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 06/28/2012

Nats will wear 1924 uniforms on turn-back-the-clock night

July 5 game against the Giants will also feature throwback scorecards, and cheap-o refreshments.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:50 PM ET, 06/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Nationals Park, Washington Senators