Video: Nationals racing presidents at the All Star Game

Tyler Clippard wasn’t the only Washington National making an all star game appearance this week. The Nationals’ own racing presidents made a guest appearance at the All Star game — no, not that All Star game. George, Tom, Abe, and Teddy appeared Thursday at the Atlantic League All Star Game in York, Pennsylvania. Thanks to … Continue reading Video: Nationals racing presidents at the All Star Game

Photo: Racing presidents at the White House on July 4

The Washington Nationals’ racing presidents made yet another appearance at the White House yesterday, joining president Barack Obama and his family for an Independence Day barbecue honoring military heroes and their families. The appearance was part of a renewed effort by the Nats’ organization to embrace the military this year. The First Lady also appeared … Continue reading Photo: Racing presidents at the White House on July 4

Presidents to race in Anaheim next week

The Nationals’ racing presidents are hitting the road and heading to California, where they will run three unofficial races during the Nats’ series against the Anaheim Angels beginning Monday night, the Angels announced this afternoon. It will be the presidents’ first appearance at Angel Stadium. They have previously made guest appearances at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park … Continue reading Presidents to race in Anaheim next week

$5 tickets for today’s NatsFest and a chance to race the presidents

If you’ve ever wanted to run against the racing presidents, tonight may be your chance. Fifteen children and five adults will have that opportunity tonight at at Nationals Park. The third annual NatsFest begins late this afternoon to kick off the Nationals home season. Tickets are free for season ticket holders, $10.00 for other adults, … Continue reading $5 tickets for today’s NatsFest and a chance to race the presidents

Video: Presidents race on ice skates in New York

The Washington Nationals racing presidents continued a Presidents Day holiday tradition on Monday by appearing for the third consecutive year at Long Island’s Nassau Coliseum and conducting a race on ice skates between periods at a New York Islanders hockey game. With the Florida Panthers in town, Fox Sports Florida captured the following video highlights … Continue reading Video: Presidents race on ice skates in New York

Fans won’t have to brave the cold for Natsfest 2011

Of all the changes the Washington Nationals are making for the 2011 season, one that die-hard fans will most immediately appreciate is Friday’s announcement that the annual NatsFest is moving to March. If you haven’t attended this fun event in the past, you can no longer use snow as an excuse. Unfortunately, you’ll now have … Continue reading Fans won’t have to brave the cold for Natsfest 2011

Racing presidents to appear in Washington Ballet’s Nutcracker on Friday

The Washington Nationals’ own racing presidents will make a special guest appearance in The Washington Ballet production of Septime Webre’s The Nutcracker at the Warner Theatre for the 7:00pm performance this Friday night, December 10. The Nationals announced today that George Washington will star at the Nutcracker. Tickets are available at the historic Warner Theatre … Continue reading Racing presidents to appear in Washington Ballet’s Nutcracker on Friday

Teddy returns to the scene of the crime, and it’s not pretty

It’s been more than a year since the Nationals racing presidents last appeared at Pittsburgh’s PNC Park — an infamous visit in which Teddy Roosevelt became a SportsCenter highlight when Pittsburgh Pirates racing pierogie Potato Pete took Teddy down in an open field tackle that ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt called “the greatest highlight I’ve ever … Continue reading Teddy returns to the scene of the crime, and it’s not pretty

Racing presidents visit Canada to explore their Expos roots

After appearing for 3 nights at Vermont’s Centennial Park, home of the minor league Vermont Lake Monsters, the racing presidents turned north and crossed the border to pay a visit this morning to Olympic Stadium, the long-time home of the Montreal Expos. This marks the first time the presidents have left the country. Teddy provided … Continue reading Racing presidents visit Canada to explore their Expos roots