DC Sports Huddle: Is Soto trade Washington’s ‘Curse of the Childish Bambino’?

August 3, 2022

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 29: A fan holds up a sign for Juan Soto #22 (not pictured) of the Washington Nationals in the seventh inning of the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park on July 29, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

The Nationals are now free of the speculation over Juan Soto’s future in Washington but now they have to make the most of the haul they received from the San Diego Padres. Will this blockbuster trade help bring the Nats back to prominence or will it spark a decades-long title drought already dubbed “The Curse of the Childish Bambino?” The debate between our WTOP Sports team is unlike anything you’ve seen or heard before.

Come inside the D.C. Sports Huddle presented by MGM National Harbor with WTOP Senior Sports Director Dave Johnson, Sports Director George Wallace, Senior Content Producer Rob Woodfork and fellow sports anchor Dave Preston.

Watch the discussion below.


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