The Nationals’ Sean Doolittle won’t be able to play in the All-Star Game due to a foot injury, but he did make the cut on another list that celebrates values, integrity and dedication to serving the U.S.
The Play Ball Park, happening just across from Nationals Park, is packed with free food, activities and music throughout the weekend. See photos.
The events around the All-Star Game are expected to generate a $70 million boost to the city’s economy, according to D.C. leaders. And D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham said fans need to ensure ticket scammers don’t make a dime.
The event, which runs through Tuesday, offers fans a chance to get autographs from players and get their picture taken with the World Series trophy and see artifacts from the game’s history.
Forget Shakespeare’s “Midsummer Night’s Dream” — this is the Midsummer Classic. And after nearly 50 years, it is returning to the nation’s capital, running from July 13 – 17. Here’s everything you need to know.
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.
The MLB All-Star Game might be getting a little old (this will be the 89th game), but it is driving runs in — especially when it comes to events for baseball’s biggest fans.
Three Washington Nationals were announced as MLB All-Stars on Sunday night, and a fourth player could possibly join them. Manny Machado is the lone Oriole to make the short trip to Nats Park for the July 17 exhibition.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.