Donald Trump Attends Game Five of the World Series at Nationals Stadium

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 27: (L-R) Melania and Donald Trump attend Game Five of the 2019 World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on October 27, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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President Donald Trump attended game five of the World Series on Sunday night, traveling to Nationals Stadium in Washington, DC.

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrived at Nationals Stadium for the World Series at 8:01 p.m. after Trump critic Chef Jose Andres threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

On Sunday, Trump announced the news that the Islamic State founder Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had died as a result of a raid conducted by United States special forces.

Trump sat behind home plate with Republican baseball fans House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Republican Conference Chair Rep. Liz Cheney, House Minority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise, Rep. Mark Meadows, Rep. Matt Gaetz, Sen. Lindsay Graham, and Sen. David Perdue. According to the White House, Trump invited some American wounded warriors to attend the game with him.

Secret Service snipers were spotted at Nationals Park during the game.

The World Series games are currently tied. The Washington Nationals won the first two games in Texas against the Houston Astros, and the Astros won the second two games in Washington, DC.

Most fans in the stadium booed the president after he was announced, some in the crowd turned their backs and some others chanted “Lock him up” before he left.


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