Jun 21

Remembering 1924 – Senators 11, Athletics 3

Washington Senators 11, Philadelphia Athletics 3                       Game Played on Saturday, June 21, 1924 (D) at Shibe Park WAS A 2 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 – 11 13 2 PHI A 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 – …

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Jun 20

This Date in Washington Senators History

June 20 1905 – St. Louis extends the Nationals losing streak to 7 with a 12-3 blowout in Washington. The defeat sends the Nationals into the cellar of the AL. 1913 – The woeful Yankees easily take the opener of a doubleheader, 9-3, in D.C. Second game Sens starter Bert Gallia looks to set a …

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Jun 20

Remembering 1924 – Senators 3, Athletics 2

Washington Senators 3, Philadelphia Athletics 2 Day Game Played on Friday, June 20, 1924 (D) at Shibe Park WAS A 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 – 3 8 1 PHI A 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 – 2 7 2 BATTING …

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Jun 19

This Date in Washington Senators History – Epstein’s hot bat drives in 8

June 19 1909 – 7 walks, 4 wild pitches and 1 hit batsman is the Big Train’s line for the day. A loss? Nope. Johnson strikes out 10 Highlanders and picks up the 7-4 win in the opener of a doubleheader at Hilltop Park. New York takes the finale, 6-3. 1949 – 21,818 fans come …

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Jun 19

Remembering 1924 – The Senators are in the middle of the pack

      The Washington Senators did not play on this date. The Senators are currently in fifth place, 3.5 games behind the Yankees and the Tigers. AL Team Name G W L T PCT GB RS RA New York Yankees 51 29 22 0 .569 – 253 222 Detroit Tigers 59 33 26 0 …

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Jun 18

This Date in Nats History

            Standings At Close of Play of June 18, 2005 NL East Team Name G W L T PCT GB RS RA Washington Nationals 68 39 29 0 .574 – 273 284 Philadelphia Phillies 69 38 31 0 .551 1.5 330 319 Atlanta Braves 68 36 32 0 .529 3.0 …

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Jun 18

Fielding Dreams: Washington’s Jewish Ballplayers

July 20: 7:30PM Fielding Dreams: Washington’s Jewish Ballplayers A lively conversation with sports attorney and former Washington Senator’s broadcaster Philip Hochberg. Documentary Filmmaker Aviva Kempner (Moe Berg: A Film by Aviva Kempner); and author Frederic J. Frommer (You Gotta Have Heart: A History of Washington Baseball from 1859 to the 2012 National League East Champions) …

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Jun 18

This Date in Washington Senators History – Senators entend win streak to 17

June 18 1912 – Due to the Titanic disaster, President William Howard Taft belatedly throws out the ceremonial first ball. The Senators increase their winning streak to 17 games with a 6-4 victory over Philadelphia. 1917 – Hooks Dauss and the Tigers nip the Nats, 1-0 in Washington. Ty Cobb steals 3 bases and scores …

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Jun 18

Remembering 1924 – Senators 5, White Sox 4

Washington Senators 5, Chicago White Sox 4           Day Game Played on Wednesday, June 18, 1924 (D) at Comiskey Park I WAS A 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 – 5 11 2 CHI A 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 – 4 9 1 …

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Jun 17

This Date in Nats History

        Standings At Close of Play of June 17, 2005 NL East Team Name G W L T PCT GB RS RA Washington Nationals 67 39 28 0 .582 – 269 277 Philadelphia Phillies 68 38 30 0 .559 1.5 329 317 Atlanta Braves 67 35 32 0 .522 4.0 306 270 …

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