The Winter Classic Was Really Great Even If Not Many People Watched

Did you see the Capitals top the Blackhawks in a thrilling game played outdoors at Washington's Nationals Park? Statistically, you probably did not: » 1/02/15 11:45am 1/02/15 11:45am

Reports: The Nationals Asked D.C. To Buy Them A Roof For $300 Million

The math of stadium financing always seems to be addition. Nationals Park opened in 2008, and the $693 million ballpark was entirely paid for through public funding. Now, according to multiple reports out of Washington, the Nats have approached local officials about building a retractable roof over the stadium, with… » 11/26/13 5:45pm 11/26/13 5:45pm

Davey Johnson Is Perplexed And Unmoved By Press Conference Fire Alarm

Okay, let's get this out of the way first. Yes, it's hilarious to hear Nats manager Davey Johnson say, completely out of context, "It was shockingly beautiful, and big. I'm looking at it and I'm thinking, jeez. My first one was in 1966." He's talking about Edwin Jackson's World Series ring. Not a penis. » 4/18/12 9:20am 4/18/12 9:20am

Nationals "Take Back The Park" From Phillies Fans, Give It Right Back…

Every time the Phillies visit Nationals Park, it feels like a home game for them. The stands are filled with fans who made the two-hour drive south to cheer for the Phillies, and it's disheartening for Nats fans to be outnumbered in their own stadium. The same thing happens when the Yankees visit Baltimore, or the Red… » 2/08/12 10:25am 2/08/12 10:25am

If The Nationals Lose But No One Is Around To See It, Do They Still…

Nationals Park looked slightly emptier than usual last night, with less than 100 fans sticking around to weather a two-hour ninth inning rain delay. But boy, did they get a good fireworks show afterward — oh, wait. [Washington Post] » 6/11/09 11:15am 6/11/09 11:15am

The Nationals Even Lose To Fireworks

Nationals Park sucks — we know that — so the franchise rewards those 200 people who shell out to watch another loss with fireworks. Nice gesture, until the Nationals, as always, managed to screw it up. » 6/08/09 11:15am 6/08/09 11:15am

Why Your Stadium Sucks: Nationals Park

This is a new weekly feature in which I (and maybe you, too, readers) detail the various reasons for hating your ballpark. This week: Nationals Park » 6/05/09 4:00pm 6/05/09 4:00pm