The annual Congressional Baseball Game for charity will take place on June 14 at 7:05pm at National Park, home of the Washington Nationals. Learn more here and here. Visit Facebook page here. Visit Twitter page here. U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was shot during a practice for the game last year, plans to take the field. Read more here.
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Lawmakers went forward and played the annual Congressional Baseball Game Thursday night at Nationals Stadium after a gunman opened fire on congressional Republicans practicing in Northern Virginia early Wednesday morning. Read more and watch game here. Talking less acrimony here. Watch disturbing video of shooting here.
RollCall.com is reporting that Republican coach Roger Williams of Texas and Democratic manager Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania are forming the first-ever Congressional Baseball Caucus “with the idea being to take the edge off the tension that we have every day” by talking sports, sharing baseball stories and maybe having “hot Continue reading
The Democrats slammed the Republicans 13-5 with a nine-run 6th inning rally at the 49th Annual Congressional Baseball Game on Tuesday at Nationals Park, home of the MLB Washington Nationals. The usually well-attended game is played each year for fun and charity. Read more and watch video here.