Tucked away in Barry Svrluga’s NATIONALS JOURNAL notes post is the following tidbit: “It’s clear not all the Opening Night tickets are gone, because there are still season-ticket packages available.” In other words, the brand-spanking-new Nationals Park still has some seats available for its inaugural game.
(Something seems fishy here)
Also, the current name of the stadium lacks a certain sterile corporate feel not out of the goodness of owner Ted Lerner’s heart but because he hasn’t been able to extract top dollar out of the right corporation. Still, that’s alright; the neighborhood around the stadium still has that unfinished feel as well. But hey… who will notice the rough edges if Elliot Yamin is there?