It was inevitable. Especially after Donald's tweets earlier on Saturday.
On Saturday night, A's rookie 26-year-old catcher Bruce Maxwell became the first MLB player to protest during the national anthem.
The Athletics and Major League Baseball released statements following the event.
You can read more about Maxwell in this San Francisco Chronicle write-up. I thought his comments after game were fantastic.
Baseball is here! And more importantly, that means the over/under game is back. It seems as though everyone is an expert this time of year. Somehow we convince ourselves that we are better at predicting baseball outcomes than everyone else. Well, AFITB is putting that to the test for the third year in a row. Think you know more about baseball than us? You probably do. But go ahead and prove it anyway.
Baseball is simply the best.
Can the playoffs get even better? Yes, if you play this game with us.
Not much from a team perspective
Ranking the 10 playoff teams' pitching output based on WAR
Ranking the 10 playoff teams' positional output based on WAR
Barry's last game
Remembering José one year after his passing