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Endless Summer: Inside A Baseball Losing Streak

The only team in baseball that has not yet won a game this season looked exciting, pathetic and hopeless in their home opener yesterday. The Washington Nationals had fans groaning, laughing (at, not with), cheering and jeering, all on a day that was supposed to be about hope and possibility. It was all too reminiscent of another spring, 21 years ago, back when the Baltimore Orioles were what passed for a local team around here. I spent a chunk of that summer traveling with the Orioles to write about their historic losing streak--21 straight miserable games--that started the season,...

By Marc Fisher | April 14, 2009; 01:33 PM ET | Comments (0)


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