The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority is commemorating the 2019 World Series Champion Washington Nationals with limited edition SmarTrip cards.

The cards show the team celebrating on the field with the World Series trophy. Like standard SmarTrip cards, they $10 with $8 of value included.

The cards are only available online.

Relations between the Nats and WMATA have been tense over the years, but this postseason, the transit agency went all-in on the Nats as well as the WNBA champion Mystics. Their commemorative card will be available in spring.

Go Nats! – 8W Metrobus in Alexandria, Va.
Nats Parade ad in Crystal City Metro


These are not the first special edition Nats cards the agency has issued.

My daily card is this recent, all red beauty, acquired:

WMATA will not be selling Washington Nationals SmarTrip cards to Metro patrons in 2018

David Heyman @dcborn61 shared with me a couple of photos of other Nats SmarTrip cards in a previous post:

Source: @dcborn61
Source: @dcborn61

In 2018, WMATA celebrated the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup championship with SmarTrip cards as well and I’m still annoyed I didn’t snap a few up.

I’m not missing this opportunity — I have already bought some Nats cards. Going to make some great stocking-stuffers!

Author: WFY

Yet another Washingtonian pushing the ubiquitous Nats/DC sports, Penn State, commuting, bicycling, kayaking, broomball, skiing, gin & tonic agenda.

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