• Major League Baseball strikes out with subway-themed ad

    12 days ago - By Bésame

    Swing, and a miss.
    Major League Baseball tried to jump on the Yankees bandwagon with a mistake-laden tweet deserving of a hearty Bronx cheer.
    “Next stop 60,” read the tweet over a picture of sluggers Aaron Judge and Gleyber Torres emerging from a graffiti smeared train. “First to 50 wins,” reads a caption above the photo.
    The double-play of a mistake, first spotted by the blog Hell Gate, featured a couple of miscalculations. First, the league did not get the MTA's permission to use the transit system's logo.
    Second, the train's not even in New York.
    “Major League Baseball knows better,”...
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