The ALDS collection is zero-zero, however the Indians took an early 1-zero lead over the Yankees within the social media battle Thursday.
Shortly after the Yankees trolled the Indians by tweeting out a photograph of LeBron James holding up a Yankees hat, Indians infielder Jose Ramirez fired proper again with a jab of his personal.
Ramirez replied to the Yankees’ tweet with a photograph of Donald Trump throwing out the primary pitch with a Yankees jacket on, implying the Bombers ought to be embarrassed or ashamed that Trump is a Yankees fan.
Ramirez shortly deleted the tweet. Neither Ramirez nor the Indians addressed the tweet in later social media posts.
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This is not the primary time Ramirez has trolled Trump on Twitter.
In late June the Indians infielder alluded to Trump’s alleged ties to Russia and potential Russian involvement within the presidential election when campaigning for All-Star Recreation votes.
“Does anybody have Russian contacts? Asking for a good friend,” Ramirez tweeted, together with a considering emoji.
LeBron James, who inexplicably began this complete Twitter feud by sporting a Yankees hat, was in attendance for Recreation 1 Thursday. James was proven on the jumbotron together with his Cavaliers teammates in a luxurious field.
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The 4-time MVP, nevertheless, was not sporting Yankees or Indians gear. As an alternative, LeBron opted for a purple Nike “WITNESS” hoodie.
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