Hey there Washington, that’s our park — not yours.
It seems the publisher of the 2016 Nationals team calendar made a minor error — specifically, that the D.C. team does not play at Fenway Park.
First pointed out by NPR digital news editor Susan Vavrick, the Turner Licensing-made calendar features the Red Sox home field with the description “Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.’’
“Our licensee used an incorrect photo in its 2016 Nationals calendar, a product that the Nationals were not involved in producing,’’ Major League Baseball said in a statement, per The Boston Globe. “We are working quickly to rectify the situation including recalling the calendars from retail.’’
To be fair, the calendar does depict a 2015 home opener in which the Nationals played. Except it was the Red Sox’s home opener.
Here are some other facts about Fenway Park