Baseball Gods 1, Governor 0

A tweet gone foul.

December 2015By Comments

Illustration by Ricardo Martinez

Seven innings into the fourth game of the American League Division Series, with the Houston Astros leading 6–2, a tweet was sent from Governor Greg Abbott’s official Twitter account congratulating the team on advancing to the American League Championship Series. Minutes later, the Kansas City Royals staged an epic rally, winning the game and, two days later, the series, before going on to win the World Series.

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