Politics

Trump Postpones Yankee Stadium First-Pitch Plan

President Donald Trump said hes postponing his plan to throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium next month.

Trump tweeted Sunday that he wont be able to make the trip because of his “strong focus” on the coronavirus, vaccines and the economy. Trump said in the tweet: “We will make it later in the season!”

Because of my strong focus on the China Virus, including scheduled meetings on Vaccines, our economy and much else, I wont be able to be in New York to throw out the opening pitch for the @Yankees on August 15th. We will make it later in the season!

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2020

He had announced at a briefing Thursday on Major League Baseballs opening day that hed be at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 15 to throw out the first pitch.

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