How many times has D.C. hosted the All-Star Game? Who was the first Oriole to appear in an All-Star Game? Has a National ever hit a homer in the Midsummer Classic? As D.C. gets ready to host the All-Star Game, here are some fun facts.
WASHINGTON — For the first time since 1969, D.C. will play host to the Midsummer Classic.
Even though the Nationals have only been around since 2005, D.C. has a long history with the All-Star Game dating back to the very first one in 1933.
Here are some fun facts you might not have known about the Nats, Orioles and even the Senators in the All-Star Game.
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