Comparative dates on which the Nationals notched their 62nd win, each season:2012 - 2nd August (104th match of season)
2005 - 14th August (117th match)
2011 - 22nd August (126th match)
2007 - 4th September (139th match)
2006 - 11th September (144th match)
2010 - 15th September (146th match)
2008 - finished 59-102
2009 - finished 59-103
THIS DAY WITH THE '05 OVERACHIEVERS: Tuesday 2nd August 2005...another day, another one-run loss, this time to the Dodgers in the series opener at RFK, 5-4...Nats have now lost 11 consecutive one-run results...record now 56-50...http://espn.go.com/mlb/recap?gameId=250802120
Announced attendance was only 28,825 - looked fuller than that; drops our season average to 30,044 (still about a thousand ahead of the 2008 record of 29,005).
A welcome addition to the 300's...an in-stands vendor selling Amstel Light, Heineken and Stella...he's been around every day since the start of the last homestand, usually hits the TBSITH neighbourhood round the bottom of the 1st and again about the 3rd.