The Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals features two of the most brilliant teams in the history of Major League Baseball. These are teams that have dominated the league, with the Chicago Cubs often emerging as the victor. The Washington Nationals have also held their own, emerging victorious against older franchises. This is therefore a match that pits a titan against an underdog, promising a fierce game, worth seeing live by purchasing Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals tickets.
The Chicago Cubs is one of the oldest franchise in the MLB, a member of the National League since 1876. Since 1994, it has been a member of the league’s Central Division. It plays its games today at the Wrigley Field and have been doing so since 1916. It is the proud owner of two smashing World Series titles and a mind blowing sixteen National League pennants, emerging as the best in the National League. It has also won three Central Division titles, the last two of which were in 2007 and 2008. They have also won two East Division titles. This is a franchise that is part of the Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals
game and is owned by Thomas S. Ricketts. Its manager is Dale Syeum with Jed Hoyer as the general manager.
Located in the grand city of Chicago, they are one of the two still active original charter franchises in the National League. They are the oldest active team in any of the four major sports in North America. They are also the longest existing franchise in one city and hold the record in the MLB for having the most consecutive seasons in pro baseball without a no–hit at forty seven seasons. The all time saves record in one season is held by Randy Myers, accomplished in 1993. Similarly, that of the most shootouts in a career is forty eight, accomplished by Mordecai Brown. They have won five Rookie of the Year Awards, eight Most Valuable Player Awards, four Cy Young Awards and many players inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
The Washington Nationals is an MLB franchise founded in 1969 and that today plays at the Nationals Park in Washington DC. It is a member of the East Division of the National League and was formerly known as the Montreal Expos from its founding until 2004. Their former ballpark was the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium. In 2012, they emerged champions in the East Division, winning the East Division title. They also won an East Division title earlier and are owned by Ted Lerner with Davey Johnson as the manager and Mike Rizzo as the general manager.
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game, their players have won many awards. In 1994, they have the highest winning percentage in the season, having the best record in pro baseball then. Five of their players have been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame and two broadcasters have won the Ford C. Frick Award. They are a franchise to catch live in play with Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals tickets.
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