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Trump Hilariously Trolls Dr. Fauci With Video After Disastrous First Pitch at Yankees-National Game


NIAID director Dr. Fauci threw out the first pitch before the start of the New York Yankees-Washington Nationals game last night after much fanfare and hype was stirred up by the mainstream media in the leadup to the big moment.

Fauci’s “pitch” left a bit to be desired, which can also said about other things he’s done throughout the course of the pandemic. But in fairness, pitching is not his area of professional expertise:

In spite of the embarrassing sequence, there were people who believed that Fauci’s pitch coupled with the fact that all players and coaches kneeled in a show of support for the “Black Lives Matter” group was supposed to set off President Trump. Here’s one such example:

It didn’t. Instead, Trump was hosting a baseball “opening day” event at the White House with youth baseball players and former New York Yankees Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera:

Better still, an hour and a half or so after Fauci’s disastrous first pitch, Trump shared this video of his own pitching abilities. Clearly, Trump’s aim is much better:

Not sure about anyone else, but as talk of first pitches was going on yesterday I was reminded about the pretty impressive first pitch President Bush made after 9/11 at Yankee Stadium:

I have no doubt the Usual Suspects are pitching (no pun intended) little fits about Trump trolling Fauci with the pitching video in the middle of a pandemic, but in this writer’s humble opinion it provided us with the humor break we all need right about now.

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