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By Ella Mitchell, Contributing News Editor • June 14, 2024

Photos: Crowds swarm Nationals Park to celebrate team’s World Series victory

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File Photo by Jack Borowiak | Staff Photographer
A Nationals fan celebrates the team’s World Series victory. Before the win, D.C. hadn’t seen a World Series game since 1933.

Updated: Nov. 1, 2019 at 4:37 p.m.

Thousands of people flocked to the perimeter of Nationals Park after the team clinched a historic World Series championship against the Houston Astros Wednesday. Washington has not seen a World Series game since 1933.

In case you missed the excitement, here are some photos from the night:

[gwh_image id=”1102570″ credit=”Arielle Bader | Assistant Photo Editor ” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]A crowd watches from outside the Nationals Park as it becomes clear that Washington would win the World Series. The team took down the Astros 6–2.[/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102561″ credit=”Jack Borowiak | Staff Photographer” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]Fans link arms while watching Game 7 of the World Series inside Nationals Park. [/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102562″ credit=”Jack Borowiak | Staff Photographer” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]Nationals fans yell in excitement after the team notched a World Series championship. [/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102567″ credit=”Arielle Bader | Assistant Photo Editor ” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]A fan poses for a photo in celebration of the Nationals’ World Series win. [/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102563″ credit=”Lillian Bautista | Staff Photographer ” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]A person holds a Washington Post newspaper with a photo of the Nationals plastered across the page headlined, “CHAMPS.”[/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102565″ credit=”Arielle Bader | Assistant Photo Editor ” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]Melly Maltana takes a selfie outside the Nationals Park wearing a shark costume. [/gwh_image]

[gwh_image id=”1102566″ credit=”Arielle Bader | Assistant Photo Editor ” align=”none” size=”embedded-img”]Two men climb and attempt to break a street sign outside of Nationals Park. [/gwh_image]

Editors note: The post was updated to clarify the team’s last World Series appearance.

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