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Baseball fans around the country are fixated this fall on whether the Chicago Cubs can win their first championship in more than a century. But lost in that hype is the opportunity the Washington Nationals have to move D.C. past a long, rich history of losing baseball in the nation’s capital. Kojo explores D.C.’s baseball history and how it affects the region’s psychology as fans gear up for a critical playoff game at Nationals Park.
- Tim Kurkjian Major League Baseball analyst, reporter, ESPN; Author, "I'm Fascinated by Sacrifice Flies: Inside the Game We All Love" (St. Martin's Press, 2016)
- Frederic Frommer Founder, Sports Business Practice, Dewey Square Group; Author, "You Gotta Have Heart: A History of Washington Baseball from 1859 to the 2012 National League East Champions" (Taylor Trade, 2013)
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