A Democratic representative wasn’t having a ball at Thursday night’s Congressional Baseball Game when her team lost 10-0, prompting her to make an obscene gesture.
Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA) was seen giving high-fives to the Republicans after the game ended, but then she ran past the GOP’s dugout and flipped her middle finger. Sanchez has been roundly criticized for her “classless” sportsmanship in the footage captured by C-SPAN.
“Rep. Linda Sanchez is classless,” Nick Adams, the president of the nonprofit Foundation for Liberty and American Greatness, wrote on social media. “Giving the middle finger to the GOP Baseball team is hateful and divisive. Sanchez should be banned from all future Congressional baseball games and permanently stripped of