Advertisement
Baseball

Dodgers Pitcher Rips Major League's Exploitation of Fallen Soldiers for Hat Sales

Tell it like it is, Brandon.

by Liam Daniel Pierce
29 May 2017, 6:25pm

MLB is some shameless, money-grubbing shit, huh? Hell, even "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" has an ad for CrackerJacks in it. So would you be surprised if I were to tell you that MLB put up an ad for its douchey camo hats on Memorial Day, invoking the honor of dead soldiers? Yeah, it happened.

Just take a look at the barrage of teams willing to exploit military deaths for hat sales:

(The list goes on and on and on and on...)

Well, not everyone was feeling it. A lot of fans understandably called bullshit—this is the rite of random Twitter users. But when an actual MLB player steps in to trash what is essentially his employer, you know MLB fucked up.

Here's what LA Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy had to say about MLB's disgusting money grab:

The sarcasm is strong with this one. Stay woke, Brandon. Stay woke.

Tagged:
Sports
mlb
VICE Sports
Los Angeles Dodgers
Memorial Day
brandon mccarthy