19 June, 2019
A’s rookie Bruce Maxwell first MLB player to take a knee for the anthemPosted in : другие рецепты on by : liex
A’s rookie catcher Bruce Maxwell Zack Wheeler Jersey joined the dozens of profe sional athletes taking a knee before the national anthem Saturday before a matchup with the Rangers atthe Oakland Coliseum.According to the SanFranciscoChronicle,Maxwell is the first MLB player to take a knee for the anthem.From the @sfchronicle’s Santiago Mejia, here is A’s rookie Bruce Maxwell becoming the first MLB player to take a knee for the anthem: pic.twitter.com/q8QVY9hW15 Susan Slu ser (@susanslu ser) September 24, 2017″The Oakland A’s pride ourselves on being inclusive. We respect and support all of our players’ https://www.metsedge.com/new-york-mets/wilmer-flores-jersey constitutional rights and freedom of expre sion,” the A’s said in a statement Saturday.Maxwell is from a military family and is deeply patriotic, according to theChronicle. He criticized President Donald Trump on Instagram before the game, saying in part, “our president speaks of inequality of man because players are protesting the anthem! Fthis man!”Maxwell, who is an African-American, was speaking out against Trump’s remarks on Friday about Asdrubal Cabrera Jersey NFL players whokneel during the anthem.