The Nationals have finally done it. They're going to the World Series. Their fellow D.C. sports teams and players are happy to share in their glory.
The Wizards kicked off the festivities.
Washington Wizards (@WashWizards) October 16, 2019
Justin Robinson got in on the fun.
So did Isaiah Thomas.
Jordan McRae poked fun at teammate Bradley Beal, who was rooting for his hometown Cardinals, not the Nationals.
It was too soon for Beal.
But he came around.
Some owner-to-owner love.
Congratulations to the @Nationals – We are so happy for the Lerner family, the players and staff – a sweep – Amazing performance. The team played with so much confidence and momentum – The World Series is a huge event. And it will be great for our community too. #STAYINTHEFIGHT https://t.co/54WwQiEDvy— Ted Leonsis (@TedLeonsis) October 16, 2019
Their neighbors from the other side of South Capitol Street were plenty excited.
The Capitals, one of only three professional teams from the area to win a championship this century, know from experience what this feels like.
Washington Capitals (@Capitals) October 16, 2019
So do their players.
Tom Wilson (@tom_wilso) October 16, 2019
And their former players.
Brett Connolly (@bconnolly8) October 16, 2019
The Mystics are fresh off their own championship.
Washington Mystics (@WashMystics) October 16, 2019
Coach knows what's up.
Awesome win!! Congratulations @Nationals On to the World Series. Thanks for having us be a part of your great evening!! Bring it home!— Mike Thibault (@coachthibault) October 16, 2019
The newest D.C. franchise won't get a shot to win a championship of their own until 2020, but they're around to congratulate the Nationals at having a shot at winning one now.
This is sort of a congratulations. Partial credit for Pep!
The one-win Redskins won't be advancing very far this season, but they're still happy for the Nationals.
Derrius Guice was at the game!
Long snappers are people too!
What a freakin game, series, season! Holy shit this damn team doesn't quit. Congrats @Nationals on your first trip to the World Series!— Nick Sundberg (@NickSundberg) October 16, 2019
Former Redskins are pumped too.
Did someone say World Series bound. Oh Yeah— Joe Theismann (@Theismann7) October 16, 2019
Even the Terps are pumped for the hometown squad for repping the DMV.
The Spirit are in the spirit!
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DC sports Twitter congratulates Nationals on making the World Series originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington