Since Nationals Park opened its doors in 2008, the biggest non-baseball event it's hosted was probably the Mass by Pope Benedict XVI, which was held in April of that year.
We all know that no ballpark is ever just a ballpark these days, and so it's not surprising that the Nationals have announced another big-name figure will hold court at Nationals Park.
Washington Nationals (@Nationals) April 13, 2012
This will not be the legendary rocker's first go-around in a major league stadium. Most famously, Springsteen played Boston's Fenway Park back in 2003, and if reports there and from NBC's Luke Russert are correct. he'll be back again very soon.
Naturally, the jokes have already started.
Glory Days, indeed.
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