Article Photos: Nats hope to repeat feat of '24 DC baseball champs 7/12

  In this Oct. 1924 photo provided by the Library of Congress, Washington Senators' Stanley Harris, at right in the grandstand, presents President Calvin Coolidge with the baseball used to open the 1924 World Series in Washington. Like this year's Washington Nationals, the 1924 World Series champion Washington Senators generated excitement in a city starved for a baseball winner. The Nats will begin their quest for the city's second championship when the playoffs begin this weekend.(AP Photo/Library of Congress)