Video of the Cracker Jack Old-Timers Baseball Classic, played annually in RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. during the 1980s
To celebrate the home opener, I’ve put together a youtube playlist of Washington, D.C. baseball Opening Days over the years, starting with Herbert Hoover and continuing through Lyndon Johnson and resuming with Bush and Obama.
Highlights from baseball Opening Day in Washington D.C. from the 1920s to 2016. From Griffith Stadium to RFK to Nationals Park, the Senators and Nationals have featured presidents Hoover, Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Bush and Obama for the ceremonial pitch.
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 […]