The 2012 Washington Nationals: Most successful D.C. ball club in since 1933
It has been 79 long seasons, some during which D.C. didn't even have a baseball team, since the District boasted such a winning club. On Thursday, the Nationals became the first Washington team to go 20 games over .500 since 1933. Here's what the world was like then.
The 1933 World Series
The 1933 Senators ended up dropping the World Series to the New York Giants in five games.