Video: Lavar Arrington tackles racing president Abraham Lincoln

With his recent surge in the presidents race standings, fans at Nationals Park had begun wondering if anything could stop Abraham Lincoln. The answer arrived Thursday night in the form of three time Pro Bowl linebacker Lavar Arrington. It began with a misdirection play, as William Howard Taft darted toward left field, leading Lincoln and … Continue reading Video: Lavar Arrington tackles racing president Abraham Lincoln

Video: Teddy commemorates “Man in the Arena” Speech during presidents race

On this day in 1910, Theodore Roosevelt gave his famous “Man in the Arena” speech at the Sorbonne, in Paris, France. Roosevelt used the occasion to extol the virtues not of the critic, but of “the man who is actually in the arena,” who “if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that … Continue reading Video: Teddy commemorates “Man in the Arena” Speech during presidents race

Video: Presidents recycle field trash during Earth Day race, Abe tops the standings for the first time since 2012

The Nats racing presidents recycled an Earth Day tribute on Tuesday night at Nationals Park, pausing during the fourth inning race to pick up trash from the warning track and deposit it in recycle bins before continuing the race. The presidents have celebrated Earth Day at home before, but this was the first time they … Continue reading Video: Presidents recycle field trash during Earth Day race, Abe tops the standings for the first time since 2012