After 523 consecutive loses, Teddy Roosevelt finally broke his long losing streak.

Roosevelt defeated Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and George Washington in the Washington Nationals' mascot race on Tuesday, which is run every home game.

Roosevelt suffered almost seven full years of frustration.

Some people think Roosevelt victory may have been tainted, but don't blame him for the clumsiness of the other three. They need to learn to look where they're running.

Here's the epic race that broke the long losing streak: