Nationals Park

2008 - Present

Washington, DC
Historic Aerials
What Was There

Team Years Games
(2008 - 2020)
First Game
Nationals vs. Braves: 3/30/2008
Starting Pitchers: Odalis Perez (WAS) vs Tim Hudson (ATL)
Score: 3-2 (WAS)
Attendance: 39,389
First Batter: Kelly Johnson (ATL) (Struck Out)
When Nationals Park opened on 3/30/2008 it was the earliest date for a park's first game. Kelly Johnson was only the second player to open an active park with a strikeout (Barry Larkin). Angel Pagan is the third player to hit the first inside-the-park home run in two active parks (Fernando Vina, Jimmy Rollins). Jordan Zimmerman's no-hitter came on the last day of the regular season.

Event First Last
Hit Cristian Guzman (WAS) - Singled to RF (1st) -
Run Scored Cristian Guzman (WAS)
Run Batted In Nick Johnson (WAS)
Home Run Chipper Jones (ATL) vs. Odalis Perez (WAS) on 3/30/2008 (4th inning)
Strikeout Odalis Perez (WAS)/Kelly Johnson (ATL)
Win Jon Rauch (WAS)
Loss Peter Moylan (ATL)
Grand Slam Felipe Lopez (WAS) vs. Aaron Heilman (NYN) on 4/24/2008 (6th inning)
Inside-the-Park HR Angel Pagan (NYN) vs. Livan Hernandez (WAS) on 5/19/2010 (4th innng)
No-Hitter Jordan Zimmermann (WAS) vs. Marlins on 9/28/2014