We hear all the time that “elections have consequences.” Well, we weren’t really expecting that Republican majorities would affect tonight’s Congressional baseball game but apparently, we’re wrong:
Chris Murphy managing expectations about tonight's Congressional baseball game to @jordanjfrasier : "The Democrats ranks have been thinned over the years so we still have a couple of really good players. But we have half as many as the Repubs do so they can keep their legs fresh"
— Alan He (@alanhe) June 14, 2018
One of the GOP’s players was shot last year and you don’t hear him whining like Sen. Murphy:
— FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) June 14, 2018
And if the teams aren’t fair, Dems can have Sen. Jeff Flake who really doesn’t want to be on the GOP team anyway:
Can’t wait for tonight’s Congressional Baseball Game. My 18th and final. One of the best institutions in congress. pic.twitter.com/4hovXW11VO
— Jeff Flake (@JeffFlake) June 14, 2018
Prediction? Dems lose tonight and blame Russia.
First pitch is at 7:05 tonight:
— Greg Giroux (@greggiroux) June 14, 2018
GREAT NEWS! Rep. Steve Scalise is back on the field one year after getting shot (but don't read the comments) https://t.co/kvjgMnBRTv
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) June 6, 2018
Well, then: Trump throws cold water on Rep. Steve Scalise's call for concealed carry reciprocity https://t.co/jakSQTq3VT
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) February 28, 2018