The Nationals have scored first in every game. They haven't trailed for one pitch of any game. Only one team has ever swept a best-of-7 series when it scored first and never lost the lead in any game - the Orioles in the 1966 World Series. Looks like they'll have company!
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#OTD in 1972, Jackie Robinson made his last appearance at a big league ballpark at Game 2 of the World Series. Speaking to the crowd before the contest, he urged baseball to finally hire a black manager. Here’s a painting of the great man during the 1948 season.