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Odoreida

(1,549 posts)
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 02:56 PM Jul 2020

De Blasio rips Yankees for allowing Trump to throw first pitch at Yankee Stadium

De Blasio rips Yankees for allowing Trump to throw first pitch at Yankee Stadium
https://nypost.com/2020/07/25/de-blasio-rips-yankees-for-inviting-trump-to-throw-first-pitch/

President Trump’s not fit for pinstripes, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio.

The mayor slammed the New York Yankees for inviting “hatred to your pitcher’s mound” by allowing President Trump to throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium next month.

“After CONDEMNING racism, the next step isn’t inviting it to your pitcher’s mound,” de Blasio tweeted Saturday.

“To the execs that have aligned with hatred, you are on the wrong side of history and morality,” he added.

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Let's go Mets!

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De Blasio rips Yankees for allowing Trump to throw first pitch at Yankee Stadium (Original Post) Odoreida Jul 2020 OP
I thought Trump decided he was too busy golfing... I mean, presidenting dawg day Jul 2020 #1
says he's roo busy with the virus - not sure if that means spreading it rurallib Jul 2020 #3
Noted empedocles Jul 2020 #5
Yeah, I lost a lot of respect for the Yankees, especially since my home team, the Cardinals have ... SWBTATTReg Jul 2020 #2
We can't allow hatred on the pitcher's mound. CaptYossarian Jul 2020 #4
Already chickened out, and baseball is iffy soothsayer Jul 2020 #6
The Yankees invite The Confederate lame54 Jul 2020 #7
You guys are concentrating on the wrong thing, here.... albacore Jul 2020 #8
I Read He Threw The Ball Like That Because... Me. Jul 2020 #9
He played baseball in college IIRC flibbitygiblets Jul 2020 #10
Maybe he could send nykym Jul 2020 #11
"Pin stripes"? No. MurrayDelph Jul 2020 #12

rurallib

(62,673 posts)
3. says he's roo busy with the virus - not sure if that means spreading it
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 03:07 PM
Jul 2020

or trying to stop it.

Based on performance I would guess he is too busy spreading it.

SWBTATTReg

(22,704 posts)
2. Yeah, I lost a lot of respect for the Yankees, especially since my home team, the Cardinals have ...
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 03:07 PM
Jul 2020

played them for the world series on occasion. I hope that they burned the ball, it's probably contaminated w/ the CV.

soothsayer

(38,601 posts)
6. Already chickened out, and baseball is iffy
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 03:17 PM
Jul 2020

Ha! He should have waited to back out. Could have saved face if they end up canceling the season.

albacore

(2,439 posts)
8. You guys are concentrating on the wrong thing, here....
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 03:22 PM
Jul 2020

I'd pay Money to see that bloated fuck throw a baseball.
Fauci looked exactly like a nerd should throwing the other day. He IS a nerd...that's why we love him.

trump...? Throwing a baseball?

Jabba the Hut would look graceful compared to that asshole.

Me.

(35,454 posts)
9. I Read He Threw The Ball Like That Because...
Mon Jul 27, 2020, 03:26 PM
Jul 2020

It's his mission to see that no one catches anything...

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