Major League Baseball Investigating Ump Who Tweeted About Buying Gun
By Cam Edwards
Major League Baseball umpire Rob Drake isn’t working the World Series this year, which has allowed him to enjoy some downtime and indulge in some of his other pursuits, like commenting about the current state of politics and tweeting about buying a rifle in case President Trump gets impeached because there’s a war coming if the president’s removed from office.
Drake tweeted late Tuesday that he planned to buy an AR-15 rifle “because if you impeach MY PRESIDENT this way, YOU WILL HAVE ANOTHER CIVAL WAR!!! #MAGA2020”, according to a copy of the tweet obtained by ESPN.
The tweet, which was deleted soon after it was posted, followed one earlier in the night regarding the House of Representatives’ impeachment proceedings with President Donald Trump.
The other tweet read: “You can’t do an impeachment inquiry from the basement of Capital Hill without even a vote! What is going on in this country?”
Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred says the league is investigating the now-deleted tweet, but honestly, what is there to investigate? Did Rob Drake threaten violence? No. Case closed. Investigation over.
I happen to disagree with Drake’s premise that a civil war would break out if Trump is removed from …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms