Fan gets 'Nationals World Series Champs 2015' tattoo

Monday March 9th, 2015

The Washington Nationals are the current favorites to win the 2015 World Series at seven-to-one, but that does not make what Pete Johnson did on Sunday a good idea.

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Johnson and a friend were walking by a tattoo shop when they decided to "do something dumb," the 29-year-old D.C. resident told The Washington Post, so he decided to get "Nationals World Series Champs 2015" scrawled on his foot in his own handwriting.

Pete Johnson via Washington Post

Outside of his mother, who asked if he could wash it off, Johnson said the response has been positive since he posted his new ink on Facebook, and adds that should things not go the Nationals way this season, there is room to change the number to 2016.

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