Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but there may be a new stadium for D.C. United in our time: Sources: D.C. United and District government finalizing stadium deal – The Post And not a moment too soon: Well done X-Men moviemakers, I guess. You just destroyed the most all-time beloved venue of sport in
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Brokedown Palace: RFK Stadium Is a National Treasure, Cracks and All – CityPaper Robert F. Kennedy Stadium was the home of three Washington teams – Redskins (1961-1997), Senators (1962-71) and Nationals (2005-2007) and is still the home of DC United (1996- ). The “second act” of its life has been as a soccer stadium and
On this day in 1966, the first black umpire made his debut, nearly 19 years to the day after Jackie Robinson made his playing debut. Emmett Ashford umpired third base in the Cleveland Indians vs. Washington Senators Opening Day game at RFK Stadium. Cleveland would defeat Washington, 5-2 before 44,468. Boxscore – Baseball Reference. D.C.
A while back, Tom Bridge listed his top five baseball memories. I thought, hey, that sounds like fun. Then I got sick, so I’m not just getting back to it. These are all games that I attended. Here they are in no specific order: Opening Day 2005 Washington @ Philadelphia I lived in Northern Virginia