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Help wanted: Nationals need racing presidents

The Nationals will hold auditions on March 2 for those who want to play the roles of the 12-foot mascots.

Wednesday - 02/13/2013, 11:45am EST

Tags: nationals, racing presidents, dick uliano, william howard taft, mascots

Nationals add Teddy rival to dash

It's official! Crowd favorite Teddy Roosevelt will face new competition this summer as the Nats have named the 'Big Chief' from Ohio, and a baseball icon, the newest racing president.

Saturday - 01/26/2013, 09:17pm EST

Tags: Washington Nationals, natsfest, Rushmores, racing presidents, William H. Taft,

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Teddy victorious in Nats' Presidents Race

Teddy Roosevelt has won the Presidents Race at Nationals Park, ending a streak of more than 500 consecutive losses to either Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson or George Washington.

Wednesday - 10/03/2012, 04:31pm EDT

Tags: Nationals Park, Presidents Race

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Are Teddy's losses a conspiracy?

Everybody loves Teddy Roosevelt, the racing president. So what's the deal? Why doesn't he win? WTOP's Brennan Haselton takes a closer look at what may be going on.

Thursday - 04/12/2012, 09:43am EDT

Tags: nationals, Brennan Haselton,

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