TORONTO – The Toronto Blue Jays had the night off Monday but that didn’t stop the team from trending on social media.
During Monday night’s game between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals, ESPN broadcaster Dallas Braden sparked uproar on Twitter after calling the Blue Jays a “beer league softball team.”
The broadcast team was dissecting the Royals offence in the bottom half of the first inning when Braden made the remark.
The comment caused some confusion and uproar amongst Jays fans, igniting Twitter.
In the bottom of the 7th inning Braden clarified his remarks.
Some fans understood the reference.
While others were still upset Tuesday morning, including Toronto’s newly acquired ace David Price.