Monthly Archive: March 2015

Mar 31

This Day in Washington Nationals History

March 31, 2008 – Nick Johnson hit an RBI double off of the Phillies’ Tom Gordon that gave the Nats’ a 7-6 over the Phillies. The Nats’ went onto score four more runs in the ninth inning and the Washington Nationals (2-0) beat the Philadelphia Phillies (0-1) 11-6 in front of 44,553 spectators at Citizens …

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Mar 27

Johnny Holliday doing his Senators pre-game show on September 30, 1971

Listen to Johnny Holliday doing his Senators pre-game show on September 30, 1971.. I will be playing a recording of Senators “On Deck” pre-game show with Johnny Holliday. Before the final game at RFK stadium, a young Johnny Holliday talks to most of the Senators’ players to see how they feel about leaving Washington. I …

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Mar 27

3rd Annual D.C. Baseball History Meeting – Have You Reserved Your Seat?

3rd Annual D.C. Baseball History Winter Meeting D.C Baseball History and The Washington Baseball Historical Society Present: The 3rd Annual Winter Meeting Saturday, March 28, 2015 1:00 P.M – 5:00 P.M. Hilton Garden Inn 7301 Waverly Avenue Bethesda, MD 20814 301-654-8111 Agenda: 1:00 – 1:30 – Meet and Greet – featuring the Popular pre-made sandwich …

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Mar 18

The Weekend from Hell

by Milton Thomas (or Why I will always hate the Red Sox) The spring of 1961 was the worst of all times from this 12 year old Washington Senators fan point of view.  The old Washington Senators were now the Minnesota Twins. This wasn’t fair! They were just getting good…anybody with half a brain could …

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Mar 06

Talking D.C. Baseball History on the Outta the Parkway podcast.

I had a wonderful time talking to Ted Leavengood, Chip Greene, and Pete Cottrell last night. We talked about the upcoming 3rd Annual D.C. Baseball History Meeting. We also talked a little about the 1924 World Series plus Spring Training. During our discussion I mentioned the Mickey Vernon Museum, Art Audley (This Date in Washington …

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Mar 05

Outta the Parkway

This evening after you’re done shoveling the snow from your driveway join us on the Outta the Parkway podcast. The show starts at 7:00PM, call in to speak with the host (347) 945-7172. I’m looking forward in talking about some D.C. Baseball History with Ted Leavengood, Chip Greene, and Pete Cottrell. We will also talk …

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